Get ready! 2022 Bastille Day Quiz game info

New! This year “A Revolution in Fiction” is delighted to offer a prize—an authentic assignat—to the person who submits the first set of correct answers!  Rules of the game:

1.The 13th annual Bastille Day Quiz will be posted on-line, on this blog, at 8am Pacific time (USA) on July 14, 2022:

2. To enter the game, type your answers in an email, with subject “Rev Quiz”, and email it to the editor at .

3. Answers will be scrutinized by the editor on a first-come-first-serve basis. The first set of correct answers to be received will be declared the winner and the person’s name will be posted on the blog asap, on July 14, 2022. If no one gets 100% the highest scorer at midnight will be announced the winner and the answers will follow on July 15, 2022.

4. The assignat seen here (for 5 livres) will be mailed at no expense to the winner, wherever they may live!

Bon courage!

— Julia

Julia Douthwaite Viglione, PhD

Editor, Teaching Representations of the French Revolution (MLA 2019)

Author, The Frankenstein of 1790 and Other Lost Chapters from Revolutionary France (UChicago 2012)

Editor, “A Revolution in Fiction” blog, estab. 2009

Emerita professor of French, University of Notre Dame 


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