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Albert Memmi

Born in 1920 in Tunisia, when it was a French protectorate, Albert Memmi was educated at the University of Algiers and the Sorbonne in Paris. He published several widely acclaimed novels as well as major works on racism and Judaism. He died in France in 2020. Nadine Gordimer was a South African writer, Booker Prize winner and Nobel Laureate. Nobel Prize winner, playwright, and philosopher, Jean-Paul Sartre was a leading public intellectual for much of the 20th century.