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country of citizenship: France
native language: French
language of expression: French
occupation: writer, novelist, French Resistance fighter
award received: Prix Goncourt, Jerusalem Prize
André Schwarz-Bart (May 28, 1928, Metz, Moselle - September 30, 2006, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe) was a French novelist of Polish-Jewish origins. He was awarded the 1967 Jerusalem Prize.
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