In the forest village of Chanceaux-près-Loches, in the Touraine region of writers, the new Renaissance is underway!
On Sunday, August 25, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 25, 2019, in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, come and watch Boris Cyrulnik’s “Leonardo da Vinci, the Free Spirit” show accompanied by pianist Patrick Scheyder.
In the Town Hall of Chanceaux-près-Loches you will discover the exhibition “Gonzague Saint Bris, the Renaissance’s man” dedicated to the founder of the event, who had been described by the Anglo-Saxons as “Renaissance’s man” because of the multiplicity of his artistic activities: writer, historian, journalist, press and television man, video artist, creator of cultural events.
During the round tables moderated by Christian Panvert from 2:30 pm, the Nobel Prize winner for literature Gao Xingjian will come to talk to you about his “Call for a new Renaissance”.
From 6pm to 7pm, to close this signing day, all the actors of the event, writers and artists, will make you live in a festive spirit the Renaissance of the event of the last Sunday in August at Chanceaux “LA FORET DES LIVRES”, now entitled “LES ECRIVAINS CHEZ GONZAGUE SAINT BRIS” according to the wish of its creator. In the exceptional setting of this forest village, you will attend the continuity of a free event open to all, preview at the beginning of the literary season: signature-dedication of renowned writers, new talents, authors from Touraine, authors and publishers wishing to make themselves known to a wide audience, literary prizes, round tables, exhibitions, readings and plays.
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