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François Mauriac

1951 Nobel Prize Literature Winner
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1952 Nobel Prize Literature Winner François Mauriac News

Justice: « A Luynes, je dors par terre sur un matelas »
Journal La Marseillaise
Celui-là, 48 ans, déambulait ivre, bousillant les rétroviseurs de dix véhicules, rue François Mauriac à Saint-Tronc. Il a insulté les policiers, refusé menottage et éthylomètre. « Je me suis retrouvé seul face à un groupe qui m'accusait. Ils étaient de ...

1952 Nobel Prize Literature Winner François Mauriac News

Truth and Fiction in Elie Wiesel's “Night”
CounterPunch
A major scene in Night, one that contributed hugely to the book's success in the West, and its impact on many Christians starting with Francois Mauriac, was the execution of three inmates in the Buna work camp. As Pfefferkorn writes, “The fascination ...

1952 Nobel Prize Literature Winner François Mauriac News

An Exile in Paradise
The New Yorker
Anne Wiazemsky was the granddaughter of the French writer François Mauriac, and the lead actress in Robert Bresson's “Au Hasard Balthazar.” She and Godard first met after a screening of the rushes, and later, after seeing “Masculine Feminine,” she ...

1952 Nobel Prize Literature Winner François Mauriac News

Patrick Modiano: A Worthy Winner at Last
Asharq Alawsat English
Writers like François Mauriac, André Gide, and even Albert Camus, all of whom had received the Nobel Prize for Literature, appeared to belong to an age long gone by. The fashion, at the time, was that of “le nouveau roman” (the new novel), a series of ...



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