MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

A literary pilgrimage

An episode from the series ON THE WRITERS' TRAIL

Format: HD
Duration: 26’
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Available version: French
Rights: All Rights | Worldwide

Synopsis

Michel de Montaigne was one of the most significant philosophers of the Renaissance.

Montaigne directly influenced numerous Western writers; his massive volume "Essais" is one of the most influential essays ever written.

Voltaire called him a "savant in a century of ignorance".