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Marguerite Duras

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Marguerite Donnadieu, known as Marguerite Duras (4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996), was a French novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist, and experimental filmmaker. [1]

82 relations: Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, Academy Awards, Alain Resnais, Arthur Goldhammer, Associated University Presses, Éditions Gallimard, Barbara Bray, Barbara Wright (translator), Barcelona, Baxter, Vera Baxter, Blue Eyes, Black Hair, Buchenwald concentration camp, Cahiers du cinéma, Cambodia, Claude Berri, Dalkey Archive Press, Détruire, dit-elle, Departments of France, Des journées entières dans les arbres, Duras, Lot-et-Garonne, Encyclopædia Britannica, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Filmmaking, François Mitterrand, French Cochinchina, French Communist Party, French Indochina, French Resistance, Gale (publisher), Gibraltar, Grand prix du théâtre (Académie française), Hiroshima mon amour, Ho Chi Minh City, IMEC, India Song, Jean-Jacques Annaud, La Douleur, La Musica deuxième, Laure Adler, Les Éditions de Minuit, List of literary movements, London, Los Angeles Times, Lot-et-Garonne, Moderato Cantabile, Montparnasse Cemetery, Nathalie Granger, New York City, Normal, Illinois, ..., Nouveau roman, Novelist, Orion Publishing Group, Oxford University Press, Paris, Playwright, Political science, Prix Goncourt, Raymond Queneau, René Clément, Richard Seaver, Rithy Panh, Robert Antelme, Routledge, Rutherford, New Jersey, Sa Đéc, Seven Days... Seven Nights, Son nom de Venise dans Calcutta désert, Tarquinia, Ten-Thirty on a Summer Night, The Children (1984 film), The Lorry, The Lover (Duras novel), The Lover (film), The Malady of Death, The Ravishing of Lol Stein, The Sea Wall, The Sea Wall (novel), This Angry Age, Vichy France, Vietnam, World War II. Expand index (32 more) »

Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés

The Benedictine Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés, just beyond the outskirts of early medieval Paris, was the burial place of Merovingian kings of Neustria.

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Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

The Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay is the Academy Award for the best screenplay not based upon previously published material.

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Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.

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Alain Resnais

Alain Resnais (3 June 19221 March 2014) was a French film director and screenwriter whose career extended over more than six decades.

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Arthur Goldhammer

Arthur Goldhammer (born November 17, 1946) is an American academic and translator.

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Associated University Presses

Associated University Presses (AUP) is a publishing company based in the United States, formed and operated as a consortium of several American university presses.

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Éditions Gallimard

Éditions Gallimard is one of the leading French publishers of books.

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Barbara Bray

Barbara Bray (née Jacobs; 24 November 1924 – 25 February 2010) was an English translator and critic.

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Barbara Wright (translator)

Barbara Winifred Wright (13 October 1915 – 3 March 2009) was an English translator of modern French literature.

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Barcelona

Barcelona is a city in Spain.

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Baxter, Vera Baxter

Baxter, Vera Baxter is a 1977 French film directed by Marguerite Duras, based on her then-unpublished novel Vera Baxter ou les Plages de l'Atlantique.

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Blue Eyes, Black Hair

Blue Eyes, Black Hair (Les Yeux bleus cheveux noirs) is a 1986 novel by the French writer Marguerite Duras.

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Buchenwald concentration camp

Buchenwald concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager (KZ) Buchenwald,; literally, in English: beech forest) was a German Nazi concentration camp established on Ettersberg hill near Weimar, Germany, in July 1937, one of the first and the largest of the concentration camps on German soil, following Dachau's opening just over four years earlier.

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Cahiers du cinéma

Cahiers du Cinéma (Notebooks on Cinema) is a French film magazine founded in 1951 by André Bazin, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze and Joseph-Marie Lo Duca.

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Cambodia

Cambodia (កម្ពុជា, or Kampuchea:, Cambodge), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, prĕəh riəciənaacak kampuciə,; Royaume du Cambodge), is a sovereign state located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia.

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Claude Berri

Claude Berri (1 July 1934 – 12 January 2009) was a French film director, writer, producer, actor and distributor.

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Dalkey Archive Press

Dalkey Archive Press is a publisher of fiction, poetry, and literary criticism in Illinois in the United States, Dublin, and London, specializing in the publication or republication of lesser known, often avant-garde works.

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Détruire, dit-elle

Détruire, dit-elle is a 1969 French drama film directed by Marguerite Duras based on her book of the same title.

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Departments of France

In the administrative divisions of France, the department (département) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities"), between the administrative regions and the commune.

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Des journées entières dans les arbres

Des journées entières dans les arbres (in English, Entire Days in the Trees) is a 1976 French film directed by Marguerite Duras, based on her novel.

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Duras, Lot-et-Garonne

Duras is a commune in the Lot-et-Garonne department in south-western France.

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Encyclopædia Britannica

The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Press

Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (FDU Press) is a publishing house under the operation and oversight of Fairleigh Dickinson University, the largest private university in New Jersey with international campuses in Vancouver, British Columbia and Wroxton, Oxfordshire.

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Filmmaking

Filmmaking (or, in an academic context, film production) is the process of making a film, generally in the sense of films intended for extensive theatrical exhibition.

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François Mitterrand

François Maurice Adrien Marie Mitterrand (26 October 1916 – 8 January 1996) was a French statesman who was President of France from 1981 to 1995, the longest time in office of any French president.

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French Cochinchina

French Cochinchina, sometimes spelled Cochin-China (Cochinchine Française, Nam Kỳ, Hán tự: 南圻), was a colony of French Indochina, encompassing the Cochinchina region of southern Vietnam.

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French Communist Party

The French Communist Party (Parti communiste français, PCF) is a communist party in France.

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French Indochina

French Indochina (previously spelled as French Indo-China) (French: Indochine française; Lao: ສະຫະພັນອິນດູຈີນ; Khmer: សហភាពឥណ្ឌូចិន; Vietnamese: Đông Dương thuộc Pháp/東洋屬法,, frequently abbreviated to Đông Pháp; Chinese: 法属印度支那), officially known as the Indochinese Union (French: Union indochinoise) after 1887 and the Indochinese Federation (French: Fédération indochinoise) after 1947, was a grouping of French colonial territories in Southeast Asia.

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French Resistance

The French Resistance (La Résistance) was the collection of French movements that fought against the Nazi German occupation of France and against the collaborationist Vichy régime during the Second World War.

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Gale (publisher)

Gale is an educational publishing company based in Farmington Hills, Michigan, in the western suburbs of Detroit.

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Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory located at the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula.

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Grand prix du théâtre (Académie française)

The grand prix du théâtre is a theatre award established in 1980 by the Foundation Le Métais-Larivière and awarded annually to a playwright in recognition for his/her body of work.

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Hiroshima mon amour

Hiroshima mon amour (Hiroshima My Love; 二十四時間の情事 Nijūyojikan'nojōji, Twenty-four-hour affair) is a 1959 French Left Bank drama film directed by French film director Alain Resnais, with a screenplay by Marguerite Duras.

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Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City (Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh; or; formerly Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville), also widely known by its former name of Saigon (Sài Gòn; or), is the largest city in Vietnam by population.

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IMEC

Imec is an international R&D and innovation hub, active in the fields of nanoelectronics and digital technologies.

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India Song

India Song is a 1975 French drama film directed by Marguerite Duras.

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Jean-Jacques Annaud

Jean-Jacques Annaud (born 1 October 1943) is a French film director, screenwriter and producer, best known for directing Quest for Fire (1981), The Name of the Rose (1986), The Bear (1988), The Lover (1992), and Seven Years in Tibet (1997).

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La Douleur

La Douleur (War: A Memoir) is a semi-autobiographical work by Marguerite Duras published in 1985 but drawn from diaries that she supposedly wrote during World War II.

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La Musica deuxième

La Musica Deuxième is a play written by Marguerite Duras, published in 1985 by Éditions Gallimard.

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Laure Adler

Laure Adler, née Laure Clauzet (born 11 March 1950, in Caen) is a French journalist, writer, publisher and radio/TV producer.

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Les Éditions de Minuit

Les Éditions de Minuit (Midnight Press) is a French publishing house which has its origins in the French Resistance of World War II and still publishes books today.

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List of literary movements

This is a list of modern literary movements: that is, movements after the Renaissance.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.

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Lot-et-Garonne

Lot-et-Garonne (Òlt e Garona) is a department in the southwest of France named after the Lot and Garonne rivers.

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Moderato Cantabile

Moderato Cantabile is a novel by Marguerite Duras.

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Montparnasse Cemetery

Montparnasse Cemetery (Cimetière du Montparnasse) is a cemetery in the Montparnasse quarter of Paris, part of the city's 14th arrondissement.

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Nathalie Granger

Nathalie Granger is a 1972 French drama film directed by Marguerite Duras.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Normal, Illinois

Normal is a town in McLean County, Illinois, United States.

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Nouveau roman

The Nouveau Roman (new novel) is a type of 1950s French novel that diverged from classical literary genres.

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Novelist

A novelist is an author or writer of novels, though often novelists also write in other genres of both fiction and non-fiction.

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Orion Publishing Group

Orion Publishing Group Ltd.

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Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.

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Paris

Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Playwright

A playwright or dramatist (rarely dramaturge) is a person who writes plays.

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Political science

Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior.

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Prix Goncourt

The Prix Goncourt (Le prix Goncourt,, The Goncourt Prize) is a prize in French literature, given by the académie Goncourt to the author of "the best and most imaginative prose work of the year".

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Raymond Queneau

Raymond Queneau (21 February 1903 – 25 October 1976) was a French novelist, poet, critic, editor and co-founder and president of Oulipo (Ouvroir de littérature potentielle), notable for his wit and cynical humour.

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René Clément

René Clément (18 March 1913 – 17 March 1996) was a French film director and screenwriter.

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Richard Seaver

Richard Woodward Seaver (December 31, 1926 – January 6, 2009) was an American translator, editor and publisher.

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Rithy Panh

Rithy Panh (ប៉ាន់ រិទ្ធី; born April 18, 1964) is a Cambodian documentary film director and screenwriter.

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Robert Antelme

Robert Antelme (5 January 1917, Sartène, Corse-du-Sud – 26 October 1990) was a French writer.

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Routledge

Routledge is a British multinational publisher.

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Rutherford, New Jersey

Rutherford is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

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Sa Đéc

Sa Đéc (ផ្សារ ដែក / Phsar Dek, 沙的) is a provincial city in Đồng Tháp Province (Sa Đéc and Kiến Phong) in the Mekong Delta of southern Vietnam.

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Seven Days... Seven Nights

Seven Days...

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Son nom de Venise dans Calcutta désert

Son nom de Venise dans Calcutta désert is a French film directed by Marguerite Duras in 1976.

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Tarquinia

Tarquinia, formerly Corneto, is an old city in the province of Viterbo, Lazio, Italy known chiefly for its outstanding and unique ancient Etruscan tombs in the widespread necropoli or cemeteries which it overlies, for which it was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status.

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Ten-Thirty on a Summer Night

Ten-Thirty on a Summer Night (Dix heures et demie du soir en été) is a 1960 novel by the French writer Marguerite Duras.

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The Children (1984 film)

The Children (Les enfants) is a 1984 French comedy film directed by Marguerite Duras.

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The Lorry

The Lorry (Le Camion) is a 1977 French drama film directed by Marguerite Duras.

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The Lover (Duras novel)

The Lover (French: L'Amant) is an autobiographical novel by Marguerite Duras, published in 1984 by Les Éditions de Minuit.

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The Lover (film)

The Lover (L'Amant) is a 1992 drama film produced by Claude Berri and directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud.

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The Malady of Death

The Malady of Death (La Maladie de la mort) is a 1982 novella by the French writer Marguerite Duras.

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The Ravishing of Lol Stein

Le ravissement de Lol V. Stein is a novel written by Marguerite Duras and published in France by Gallimard in 1964.

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The Sea Wall

The Sea Wall (Un barrage contre le Pacifique) is a 2008 film by Cambodian director Rithy Panh in a French/Cambodian/Belgian co-production.

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The Sea Wall (novel)

The Sea Wall (Un barrage contre le Pacifique) is a 1950 novel by the French writer Marguerite Duras.

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This Angry Age

This Angry Age (also known as The Sea Wall, Barrage contre le Pacifique and La diga sul Pacifico) is a 1958 drama film directed by René Clément and produced by Dino De Laurentiis.

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Vichy France

Vichy France (Régime de Vichy) is the common name of the French State (État français) headed by Marshal Philippe Pétain during World War II.

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Vietnam

Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marguerite_Duras

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