This cycle proposes to show that there is a kind of paradox between a transnational and rather pacifist humanism on the one hand and on the other hand its use, its very early political instrumentalization in France.

Paul-Victor DESARBRES

Paul-Victor Desarbres is a lecturer at the Faculty of Arts at Sorbonne University.

His fields of research are related to the literature of the sixteenth century, relations between literature and politics:

- the figure of the secretary

- symbolism of Kabbalah

- use, translation and commentary of the story

- the crusade myth in Europe

Paul-Victor Desarbres est  Maître de conférences à la faculté des Lettres de Sorbonne Université.

Ses domaines de recherche sont lié à la littérature du XVIe siècle, rapports entre littérature et politique :

- la figure du secrétaire

- symbolisme de la kabbale

- usage, traduction et commentaire de l’histoire

- le mythe de croisade en Europe