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Louis Calaferte

Louis Calaferte (1928-1994) was one of the most prolific and controversial French writers of the twentieth century. A Christian anarchist, fiercely independent and aloof, he nevertheless won the Grand Prix National des Lettres. His ninety published titles include forty collections of poetry, a half-dozen volumes of plays, a half-dozen books of essays, a series of uninhibited novels, such as Requiem des innocents (1952), Septentrion (1963) and La Mecanique des femmes (1992), a series of recorded...See more