Psalm 42 in Latin: Iudica me, Deus

Corneille’s Attila, King of the Huns

An excerpt from the first act of Corneille's Attila, King of Huns.

Cinna, the plot

In Act I, scene 3, of Corneille's Cinna or The Clemency of Augustus, Cinna speaks to his beloved Emilia about the plot to assassinate the emperor Augustus. I read from my translation of the play.

Don Diego, rage and despair

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State of siege

Diego : Mentir est toujours une sottise.
Nada : Non, c’est une politique.
Albert Camus , L’État de siège.