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Author: Curchod, Suzanne

Spouse/other names:Necker, Suzanne
Year of birth:1739
Year of death:1794
About her personal situation:Date of birth mentioned by BNF as 1737. Standardizing 5TrSchoolFeb13 jdg: Origin • Place of birth : Crassier • Lived in: Paris • Place of death : Not yet checked National identity • Nationality : Swiss • First language (s) : French Marital status: - Married (1764, Jacques Necker) Number of children : - 1 (Germaine de Staël) Social class : - Middle class Education: - Well educated Religion/ideology : - Protestant

Countries:France - Switzerland
Relations to other authors: Mother of Staël, Germaine de
Acquaintance of Charrière, Isabelle de

About her professional situation:Standardizing 5TrSchoolFeb13 jdg: Publishing under: - Not yet checked Profession(s) and activities: - Salonnière - Translator from English (Elégie de Thomas Gray) Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Not yet checked Financial aspects of her career: - Not yet checked Memberships - Not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Briquet 1804 - Larnac, Histoire de la littérature féminine en France, 1921 - Pléiade, 663 - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "She was of the opinion that the differences between the sexes were the result of education, and argued in favour of encouraging women to study". Sainte-Beuve, Causeries du Lundi, IV, 253(José Luis Diaz, "Sainte-Beuve chez les Muses", in Romantisme no 77, 1992, p. 80 n.2)
Websites: SIEFAR : Dictionnaire Briquet

Editors: Marleen Dek (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 28 May 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 02 June 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 14 March 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 16 April 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 23 November 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 23 November 2013)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Conversations de Mme Necker ()
E 2 Des inhumations précipitées (1790)
E 3 Elégie écrite sur un cimetière de campagne (1765)
E 4 Mélanges litteraires (1798)
E 5 Mémoire sur l'établissement des hospices (1786)
E 6 Nouveaux mélanges (1799)
E 7 Réflexions sur le divorce (1794)

Authors read by this author

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