Dates and schedule

Duration: one week


> Week 2: From the 9th until the 13th July 2018



From 9.30AM until 12.30PM and a full day of excursion


The number of places is limited.


The centenary of the end of the First World War is part of several memory issues. First war that mobilized troops from all continents, this war was also more deadly than any other before.

This cycle will look at the societal upheaval that resulted from the Great War and how it changed the course of the twentieth century.


  • The novels of the Great War 
    Catherine Helbert, French Literature, Faculty of Arts & Humanities Sorbonne Université
  • Masks and faces of the Great War: fighters, weapons and wounds in 1914-1918
    Olivier Forcade, histoire, Faculty of Arts & Humanities Sorbonne Université
  • Austria-Hungary in the war
    Olivier Chaline, history, Faculty of Arts & Humanities Sorbonne Université
  • Course to be determined
  • A day excursion: visits to some places of memory in the Somme, commented by Olivier Forcade La Boisselle, Beaumont-Hamel, Péronne ...





Fee      600 €