Julien Green

Julien Green, novelist and diarist, is the celebrated author of more than forty books, including "The Closed Garden, The Transgressor, Moira, The Other Sleep, " and "Journals, 1938-1971." A pivotal figure in the Paris literary scene of the 1920s and 1930s, he became in 1971 the only American writer to be elected to the "Academie Francaise."