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Il est grand temps de rallumer les étoiles

If you’ve ever said, “It was so surreal,” you’ve been echoing Guillaume Apollinaire, born August 26, 1880, poet, writer, art critic, and yes, surrealist, who coined the term. His mother was a Polish immigrant and his grandfather was a commander … Continue reading

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Plus je connais les hommes, plus j’admire les chiens

Composer Éric Alfred Leslie Satie was born on May 17, 1866. He went by Erik Satie later in life, the first of many changes he would make to his identity. His most famous composition is probably Gymnopédie No. 1, a … Continue reading

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