Salons

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The Enlightenment: Connexipedia Article
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A term used to describe a time in Western philosophy and cultural life, centered upon the eighteenth century.
Historiography of the Salon: Connexipedia Article
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Played an integral role in the cultural and intellectual development of France.

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Salon (gathering)
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A salon is a gathering of people under the roof of an inspiring host, held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase their knowledge of the participants through conversat...
Salons
The Joy of Conversation
Spayde, Jon, Jaida N'Ha Sandra and the Editors of the Utne Reader