In Praise of Ximene

Adventures,Romance and Danger

Ximene (Sheamaine) Trencavel struggles to overcome oppression in the fourteenth century.

  • Adventure
  • Romance
  • Intrigue
  • Mystery
  • Conflict
  • Treachery
  • The Sword and the Chalice
  • Danger


Hear the music of Old Occitan and the Courts of Love

Performed by Groupe d’Oc and featuring John Stanley’s declaration of love

  • Arcachon
  • Carcassonne
  • Foix
  • Grenada
  • Rennes Le Chateau
  • Ronda
  • Sevilla
  • Toledo

The most dangerous woman in the world