Claudine Monteil’s interview by a turkish newpaper Sabah regarding her friendship with Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir and her actions in favor of women’s issues
Comments (in French) on internet on her book Simone de Beauvoir, côté femme (Simone de Beauvoir, Her life as a Woman, Fifty Stories, Illustrated), Timée Editions, Paris, 2006 (in French) by Loïc di Stefano.
Comments in a Swedish newspaper, Aftonbladet of the publication in Swedish of Simone de Beauvoir, le Mouvement des Femmes, Mémoires d’Une Jeune Fille Rebelle (Simone de Beauvoir and the Feminist Movement: Memoirs of a Rebellious Daughter)
Inauguration by the Mayor of Paris of the walking bridge Simone de Beauvoir (passerelle) in Paris Article in Agence France Presse and in the French daily newspaper, Le Figaro mentioning Monteil’s interview the day of the inauguration: « Simone de Beauvoir life and work have been a bridge between men and women, between women from around the world
Interview at the French evening news of the national television channel France2 for her first testimony on Simone de Beauvoir and the Women’s Movement.
Interview for the twentieth anniversary of Simone de Beauvoir’s death in French: « Nothing is for ever » : A talk with Maïa Mazaurette for the book «Simone de Beauvoir, côté femme », Timée-Editions.
Interview with Radio France Internationale for the 20th anniversary of Simone de Beauvoir’s death, 2006: INA Radio 16.04.06 : RFI « Parles-moi d’elles » « L’héritage de Simone de Beauvoir ».
Interview with Turkish women
Lecture on «The Beauvoir Sisters» in Regensburg, Germany in a bookstore organised in connection with the Hammer gallery.
Monteil’s lecture for the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Second Sex and for the publication of Memoirs of a Rebellious daughter Report from the newsletter of The Pénélopes (in French and English)
Report (in English) in the Bryn Mawr magazine of her lecture at Bryn Mawr College on The Beauvoir Sisters and the issue of feminism in the context of globalization and the XXIth century.
Report of the evening commemorating the twentieth anniversary of Simone de Beauvoir’s death in front of six hundred highschool students in the Paris City Hall
Testimony by Monteil regarding Simone de Beauvoir Report from the newsletter of The Pénélopes (in French and English).
«Monteil and Beauvoir : two féminists from the first hour» by Julie Roy Julie Roy's report (in French) of Claudine Monteil’s presentation at the Simone de Beauvoir Institute at the Concordia University, Montreal.
Simone de Beauvoir
Centre audiovisuel Simone de Beauvoir Copies of numerous movies filmed by women directors.
Espace Simone de Beauvoir de Nantes A women’s space in the center of Nantes composed of 33 Women’s groups. Since March 1992 it has welcomed 11000 people per year. This Women’s Space is unique in France an is open to a very broad public.
International Simone de Beauvoir Society This society publishes a biannual newsletter and over 2O volumes of articles and notes on Simone de Beauvoir from academics from all over the world.
Les Temps Modernes (“Modern Times”) Directed by Claude Lanzmann, this review was founded in 1945 by Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir. Very useful for the understanding of the history of the XXth and XXIth century.
Hélène de Beauvoir
Hélène de Beauvoir Thanks to the Hammer gallery in Regensburg, Germany, there is a beautiful website on Hélène de Beauvoir where you can see some of her paintings and read a chronology of her works and exhibits.
Publications, writers and universities
Bryn Mawr College
Harvard University women's study
Princeton University women's studies
Robin Morgan Robin Morgan is an American feminist activist, writer, poet, and editor of Sisterhood is Powerful and Ms. Magazine.
Rutgers University women’s studies
Simone de Beauvoir Resarch Institute, Concordia University, Montréal
Wellesley center for women
Photographers, theater and movies directors
Carol Roussopoulos Movie director, author of numerous movies on the women’s movement in France and abroad, former director of the centre audiovisuel Simone de Beauvoir
Festival de Films de Femmes de Créteil
La Compagnie du Cerisier
Museums and archives
Bibliothèque Marguerite Durand Library containing the archives of French feminism.
Brooklyn Museum feminist art
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe
International Women’s Museum, San Francisco
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington