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Poetry

World news about “Poetry” published by euronews.

02/09 14:15 CET

1914: the war-time death of French writer Charles Péguy, my great grandfather

1914: the war-time death of French writer Charles Péguy, my great grandfather

*A hundred years ago, at the beginning of World War I, French writer Charles Péguy was shot dead by a German bullet. He left behind a pregnant wife and three children, as well as a rich portfolio of work showing surprising modernity of thought.* *Euronews journalist Olivier…