Through the Past Darkly: History and Memory in Franois Mauriac's Bloc-Notes

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Widely renowned as the 1952 Nobel Prize winning author of novels depicting stark yet searing clashes of passion, possession, society, and spirituality within the Catholic bourgeoisie of the Bordeaux region, Francois Mauriac is now gaining long overdue recognition as France's premier editorialist of the 1950s and 1960s. This book, the first English-language study of Mauriac's Bloc-notes, presents these poignant, incisive editorials on social justice, war, and human rights in postwar France as both symptomatic of a culture ...

Through the Past Darkly: History and Memory in Franois Mauriac's Bloc-Notes 2004, Catholic University of America Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780813213804

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