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Madeleine Gagnon

Madeleine Gagnon has made a mark on Quebec literature as a poet, novelist, and non-fiction writer. Born in the village of Amqui, she studied literature, philosophy, and psychoanalysis at the Universite de Montreal, the Sorbonne, and the Universite d'Aixen-Provence. She has published some thirty books while at the same time teaching literature in several Quebec universities. Her writing in all genres combines passion, lucidity, erudition, poetic vision, and political commitment, boldly...See more