Thérésa Tallien: Final Address

The date is July the 27th of 1794, and my soon-to-be husband just freed myself and the future Joséphine Bonaparte from prison. I’m Thérésa, soon to take my husband’s name Tallien. My time in the Revolution wasn’t as minimal as some would say. After all, I helped with the fall of Robespierre, released aristocratic prisoners, and was an overall prominent social figure. I wish I had done more to prevent.. Read More

French Revolution Post 1: Thérésa Tallien

[This blog post is written in the character of Thérésa Tallien as part of our French Revolution unit in Socials]   Hóla, bonjour, it’s Thérésa Tallien, your favorite Spanish-born French noble! Before I spill all the details about my life, give me a quick follow @TheresaTallien on Twitter to keep up with everything. I was born on July 31st of 1773, and my dad was a rich aristocrat while my.. Read More