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André Gide

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No women authors again on bac list

The Connexion
Since 2001, every novel studied by final-year Bac L students has been written by a man - and the reading list for next year published in the Journal Officiel last Friday continues with the male-dominated tradition, with André Gide's Les Faux Monnayeurs ...

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Unlike father, like son: German writer Thomas Mann plays villain to son Klaus' victim in Cursed Legacy

National Post
He understands why Klaus sided with his friend André Gide's attitude to the Soviet Union. “It is impermissible,” Gide wrote, “for morals to sink as low as communism has done.” Communists in the West called that treasonous but Klaus sympathized. He gave ...

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Uncommon Decency

Commonweal
As Ian Buruma put it in an appreciation after Leys's death, “his essays on André Gide or Evelyn Waugh are as profound and stylish as his work on Chinese painters or the art of calligraphy. He was a literary scholar in the Chinese literati tradition ...

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We Asked Europeans How Much They Care About Shakespeare

VICE
I studied in the city of Angers, but he's a legend all over France and has been translated by some of the greatest French contemporary authors, from André Gide to Voltaire. We adore Shakespeare—but not everybody knows how to pronounce his name ...

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