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Marguerite Duras

French writer and film director (1914-1996)

1914   -   1996

movement: Nouveau Roman
genre: novel
country of citizenship: France
native language: French
language of expression: French, Vietnamese
educated at: University of Paris, École technique Scientia
occupation: writer, film director, screenwriter, publisher, novelist, playwright, autobiographer, journalist, poet lawyer, feminist, author, philosopher
award received: Prix Goncourt, Grand prix du théâtre, Austrian State Prize for European Literature

Marguerite Germaine Marie Donnadieu (French pronunciation: ​[maʁɡ(ə)ʁit ʒɛʁmɛn maʁi dɔnadjø], 4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996), known as Marguerite Duras (French: [maʁɡ(ə)ʁit dyʁas]), was a French novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist, and experimental filmmaker. Her script for the film Hiroshima mon amour (1959) earned her a nomination for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards.
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Works

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The Lover

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1984

Moderato Cantabile

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1958

The Ravishing of Lol Stein

novel by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1964

Hiroshima mon amour

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author: Marguerite Duras

The Sea Wall

novel by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1950

The North China Lover

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author: Marguerite Duras

1991

Le Square

book by Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1955

L'Amour

roman de Marguerite Duras

author: Marguerite Duras

1972

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