Did you know Molière’s coffin was dragged all over Paris for years before he finally ended up where he is today? Absolutely fascinating article on pre- and post-Revolution attitudes towards Molière behind this odd turn of events in HUMANITIES Magazine. If you like the article, you might want to buy Molière, the French Revolution and the Theatrical Afterlife at the Francophilia Amazon Store.

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