Posts tagged “memoirs of a breton peasant”
February 28, 2012"Memoirs of a Breton Peasant offers a very rare and fascinating account of an autodidact reflecting on a 19th-century rural Brittany way of life he fervently despised."
February 9, 2012"[T]his intelligent, angry man, who never missed an opportunity to denounce a priest or a politician (or an in-law), has left us a fascinating account of a truly unique personal story. I would like to have known him."
November 5, 2011
In love with Memoirs of a Breton Peasant?
Then come to Fest-Noz Vraz, the Breton Music and Dance Festival! It will be happening on November 5th from 4pm-11pm at the Hungarian House, located on the Upper East Side.
The event will be celebrating Breton music in North America and will feature over 40 musicians. The schedule is:
4:00pm – 5:30pm : Breton Dance Class
5:30pm – 6:00pm : Irish & Scottish Dance Demonstration
6:00pm – 11:30pm : Fest-noz vraz!
The event costs $25 at the door, but only $20 if you buy your tickets during the presale online.
The Hungarian House is located at 213 East 82nd Street, New York, NY 10028.