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Although On Civility admits that the fluctuating customs of a particular culture may require one to show special deference toward those considered socially superior, Maintenonian civility is built on an egalitarian ethics of mutual respect. The different stages of her life are shown in around 60 works from the collections of Versailles and other museums, including paintings, drawings, engravings, books, sculptures, medals, and so on. By the end of the seventeenth century, Maintenon had guided Saint-Cyr toward the pedagogical model she would support until her death. Things soon changed. Upon his death in 1660, Scarron left his wife with nothing more than his name and a mountain of debt. The dramatic dialogue On Courage demonstrates how women as well as men are required to cultivate the virtue of courage. Standing above prudence and fortitude is the virtue of temperance. By August 1715, Louis was nearing death. Une union, gardée secrète, qui fait de la mariée une "reine de l’ombre". In her account of the cardinal virtues, temperance holds pride of place. The King took an interest in Maintenon and in 1676 sent his gardener, Le Nôtre, to draw up plans for the grounds. Her father Constant d’Aubigné was a career criminal who had received jail terms for murder, kidnapping, treason, and debt. “There are different types of nobility. I shorten a sermon, a spiritual dialogue, or an examination of conscience.”  Echoing Méré’s portrait of the honnête homme, Maintenon’s moral ideal of the student is the woman who subjects all thought and action to the moderating influence of temperance. By the middle of the decade, Maintenon encouraged Louis XIV’s campaign against Quietism and the expulsion of faculty sympathetic to Quietism. The address On True Glory defines glory as a species of personal honor:  “I believe that true glory consists in loving one’s honor and in never performing any base action.”  Maintenonian glory is clearly gendered. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Virtues typical of the aristocratic class, notably politeness and civility, are raised to the status of primary moral dispositions. They would flood you with pamphlets containing the maxims, phrases, and songs which they sell for practically nothing.”  Theoretical instruction in the demands of virtue is insufficient for the actual cultivation of it. A personal witness to the religious divisions of the period, she was baptized Catholic by her mother at birth, raised as a Protestant by her kindly aunt, Madame de Villette, and then converted to Catholicism by her Ursuline teachers. Françoise d’Aubigné was born on the 27th of November 1635 in France. She was born in a prison yet went on to become the Sun King's wife in 1683. Eventually, in 1691 Montespan would retire to a convent. In addition, she composed dramatic monologues to be performed in class. 1638-1715. This exhibition is made in media partnership with : 21-23 March 2019This international symposium has been an opportunity to take a fresh look at this multifaceted historical figure, reviewing the biographical aspects of the Marquise, as well as her correspondence and the literary and iconographic legend surrounding her. “I call profane all books that are not religious, even if they seem innocent, as soon as it is clear that they have no real usefulness. Elle assure l’éducation de leurs enfants, loin de la Cour. In death, as in life, Madame de Maintenon could not formally be recognised as the wife of Louis XIV. August 2, 2018 [Still the standard edition of the major works of Maintenon composed for pupils at Saint-Cyr.]. The bride’s modest social origins raised a problem, since Louis XIV had insisted on dynastic marriages for other members of his family. That is where we find true eminence.”  Paralleling her own controversial career in the French court, Maintenonian eminence subverts a social hierarchy of rank based on biological inheritance and exalts moral and social distinction acquired through tenacious personal endeavor. To clarify the nature of authentic civility, Maintenon appeals to the evangelical golden rule. Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter and join our 4,525 subscribers to stay up to date on History of Royal Women's articles! Teach your pupils to be extremely cautious in their reading. ]. The Niort Convent was part of the Ursuline Order, one which focused on educating young women. With the interference the pious Queen Mother and Regent, Anne of Austria, Françoise was forced to leave the idyllic Mursay and the loving family she had found there. ], [A sympathetic study of the political role of Maintenon. Shortly after, Françoise was sent to live in a convent. It can be used without an Internet connection. May those of you who have been properly raised by your parents retain these manners and may the others soon acquire them.”  Maintenon details the components of noble comportment: refined language, upright posture, discreet gestures. Mais Madame de Maintenon devance la favorite dans le cœur du roi et s’installe au château de Louis takes a liking toward her. He was the very symbol of absolutism, and with the help of his ministers he extended the kingdom and developed trade and industry. After a while, Françoise caught the King’s attention and his constant visits to Françoise, and his illegitimate children away from court caused his mistress, Madame de Montespan, to become desperate and suspicious. Françoise’s harrowing childhood included a stay in Martinique (1645-1647) during one of her father’s failed political adventures; a bitter stay with a distant relative who used her as a domestic servant (1648); tempestuous periods at Ursuline convent schools in Niort and Paris (1648); and a painful return to her impoverished mother (1649-1652), during which time the young Françoise was forced to beg in the streets. In the dialogue On Eminence, Maintenon redefines the aristocratic virtue of eminence to include the experience of impoverished but industrious women. Of Solid Education explains the educational end of Saint-Cyr for the faculty: “You [the teachers] apply yourself to developing the piety, the reason, and the morals of your girls.

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