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Dominique Fernandez

French novelist, essayist, travel writer

1929   -  

genre: novel
country of citizenship: France
native language: French
languages spoken, written or signed: French, Italian
educated at: École Normale Supérieure
occupation: writer, university teacher, explorer, art historian
award received: Officer of the Legion of Honour, Prix Goncourt, Lambda Literary Award, Prince Pierre Award, Prix Médicis, Prize Durchon-Louvet, Commander of the National Order of Merit, Commander of the Order of the Southern Cross, Officer of the National Order For Merit, National Order of Merit, Order of the Southern Cross, Order For Merit
position held: seat 25 of the Académie française

Dominique Fernandez (born 25 August 1929) is a French writer of novels, essays and travel books. Much of his writing explores homosexual experience and creativity. In 1982 he won the Prix Goncourt for his novel about Pier Paolo Pasolini; and in 2007 he was elected a member of the Académie française.
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