Guided tour

The Ségala farm where the writer Jean Boudou was born was entirely scenographed by a collective of artists. The visitor makes a moving, facetious walk in the work of the great writer.

©Fabrice Geniez

The small farm of Ségala where the writer Jean Boudou was born was entirely scenographed by a collective of artists gathered by Bernard Cauhapé. The visitor makes a moving, disturbing, facetious walk in the work of one of the major writers of the twentieth century. Jean Boudou, born in Crespin (Aveyron) in 1920, died in Algeria in 1975. Deeply imbued with popular culture and oral tradition, he first published tales revealing a part of the fantastic and historical imagination of Segala. The deportation to Germany, exile of a young man to the ends of evil, marks him with red iron. More than a writer of the earth, Boudou is a writer of Man. It is a fraternal and visionary voice, endowed with the intimate power to speak to each one of us.

About the venue

Lo Carrierat, 12800 Crespin
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  • Maison, appartement, atelier de personnes célèbres

La maison Jean Boudou vous entraine à la découverte de l'auteur d'une œuvre à la richesse insoupçonnée.
Au cœur de sa maison natale, une scénographie originale déroule un cheminement tour à tour tendre, récréatif, profond et déroutant à travers les romans, les contes et les poèmes d'un des plus grands écrivains de langue occitane.

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