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André Gide

1946 Nobel Prize Literature Winner
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1947 Nobel Prize Literature Winner André Gide News

If you've heard this one before ... don't stop me
Dallas Morning News
Decades before me and Lillie, French author André Gide remarked that everything that needs to be said has already been said, and Mark Twain, as Lillie notes, told Helen Keller that “all ideas are second-hand, consciously and unconsciously drawn from a ...

1947 Nobel Prize Literature Winner André Gide News

Book Review: 'Diary of the Dark Years, 1940-1944' by Jean Guéhenno
Wall Street Journal
At the same time, Guéhenno disdains writers he once admired, such as André Gide, Paul Valéry and Henry de Montherlant, for parading their wares in the selfsame magazine. "The man-of-letters species is not one of the greatest species in the human race," ...

1947 Nobel Prize Literature Winner André Gide News

'Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France', by Caroline Moorehead
Financial Times
André Gide disliked its moroseness and “Calvinist rigidity”. These very qualities contributed to the success of the remote plateau in providing a refuge for Jewish children escaping from Nazi persecution. Virtually inaccessible in winter, it was not a ...

1947 Nobel Prize Literature Winner André Gide News

Loving a partner through an alcohol addiction
MyFox Houston
It takes over the person's thinking, and the addiction itself begins calling the shots. Prior to an addiction your spouse tries to please you, and take care of the family. After an addiction gets a hold of your spouse, they change and begin trying to ...

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