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Conversations with André Gide.

Claude Mauriac

Conversations with André Gide.

Translated from the French by Michael Lebeck.

by Claude Mauriac

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGide, André, 1869-1951.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19078337M

Nobel Prize-winning writer André Gide lays bare his adolescent psyche in this early work, first conceived and published as part of his novel The Notebooks of André Walter, completed when he was just 20 years old. This profoundly personal work draws heavily on his religious upbringing and private journals to tell the story of a young man who. Curzio Malaparte, trans. from the Italian and French by Stephen Twilley. New York Review of Books, $ trade paper (p) ISBN

  Names crowd one another; we attach to the better known a face, an attitude, sometimes a voice: the three Andres - Gide, Malraux and Breton - Sartre and . Mauriac, Claude Born Apr. 25, , in Paris. French literary critic and author. The son of F. Mauriac. Mauriac graduated from the Sorbonne with the degree of doctor of law. From to he was the personal secretary of Charles De Gaulle, about whom he wrote in The Other De Gaulle (). He is the author of essays on J. Cocteau (“Jean Cocteau.

Epigrams, aphorisms, and other bon mots gleaned from Wilde's enduringly popular plays, essays, and conversation offer amusing, thought-provoking observations that resonate with truth and profundity beneath their comic acknowledged as the most brilliant talker of his age, Wilde once explained to André Gide, "I put all my genius. Considered by Gide to be the most important of his books, this slim, exquisitely crafted volume consists of four dialogues on the subject of homosexuality and its place in society. Published anonymously in bits and pieces between and , Corydon first appeared in a signed, commercial edition in France in and in the United States in /5(5).


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Who but Truman Capote would dare to say that about (among many, many others) Jacqueline Onassis, Norman Mailer, Montgomery Clift, André Gide, Marilyn Monroe, Lee Radziwill, Tennessee Williams, J.

Salinger, Gore Vidal, and Elizabeth Taylor. Equally pointed is Capote's talk about himself-his childhood and early fame, his bouts with drugs and alcohol, his homosexuality, his 3/5(2).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mauriac, Claude, Conversations with Andre Gide. New York: G. Braziller, [] (OCoLC)   Andre Gide, renowned French essayist, novelist, and playwright, was also a homosexual apologist whose sexuality was central to the whole of his literary and political discourse.

This book by Patrick Pollard—the first serious study of homosexuality in Gide’s theater and fiction—analyzes his ideas and traces the philosophical. Containing fascinating personal details, this book shares with you the recollections of Wilde by Frenchman André Gide who first met him in It is in many ways an account of Wilde's latter days giving both a flavour of the sadness of his decline and brilliant flashes of his unique genius.

Gide, the reflective rebel against bourgeois morality and one of the most important and controversial figures in modern European literature, published his first book anonymously at the age of Gide was born in Paris, the only child of a law professor and a strict Calvinist mother.5/5(1).

André Gide; drawing by David Levine Were I to describe this book in the kind of language into which it has been “translated,” I should say that it is of a comic quite extraordinary.

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André Paul Guillaume Gide (French: [ɑ̃dʁe pɔl ɡijom ʒid]; 22 November – 19 February ) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature (in ). Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars.

The author of more than fifty books, at the time of his death his obituary in The New. Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars. Known for his fiction as well as his autobiographical works, Gide exposes to public view the conflict and eventual reconciliation between the two sides of his personality, s André Paul Guillaume Gide was a French /5(3).

Novel by Andre Gide, published in French in as Les ucted with a greater range and scope than his previous short fiction, The Counterfeiters is Gide's most complex and intricately plotted work. It is a novel within a novel, concerning the relatives and teachers of a group of schoolboys who are subjected to corrupting influences both in and out of the s: Lee "The Counterfeiters A Novel" por Andre Gide disponible en Rakuten Kobo.

A young artist pursues a search for knowledge through the treatment of homosexuality and the collapse of morality in mid. Explore books by Andre Gide with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Truman Capote gave free rein to his gossipy id in these conversations with Lawrence Grobel.

Thus we learn that Greta Garbo hung two of her four Picassos upside down (allegedly), Adlai Stevenson was a very good friend (they lived together in London, allegedly), he loathed Jacqueline Onassis, and felt nothing but scorn for the work of Philip Roth, Saul Bellow, Gore Vidal, Jack Kerouac, and 4/5(45).

About Andre Gide. André Gide was born in Paris in and died there in He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in His works include The Immoralist, The Counterfeiters, Strait is the Gate, the autobiography If It Die, and three More about Andre Gide. Conversations with André Gide.

George Braziller. James Clark McLaren. The Theatre of André Gide: Evolution of a Moral Philosopher. Johns Hopkins Press. André Gide: A Life in the Present. Penguin Books. Enid Starkie. André Gide.

Yale University Press. 63pp. All women are fatal by Claude Mauriac (Book) 33 editions published Charles de, Gide, André, Imaginary conversations Jouhandeau, Marcel, Kafka.

By Andre Gide. ISSUE: Autumn In like manner it is in this book that I find, and always in the same letter of the Marquise de Merteuil, the subtlest and most pertinent criticism, even though the most indirect, of the doctrines of Barres.

Join the conversation [love] Love the story. Leave a tip. 0 Comments. Your name. Comment *. CORYDON. by Andre Gide With a comment on the second dialogue in.

CORYDON by FRANK BEACH, Department of Psychology, Yale University. NEW YORK. The famous dialogues, in which Gide defends homosexuality to the point of making it a civic virtue, now appearing in English for the first time.

André Gide, on whom Wilde had such a strange effect, wrote, In Memoriam, Oscar Wilde; Wilde also features in his journals. Thomas Louis, who had earlier translated books on Wilde into French, produced his own L'esprit d'Oscar Wilde in InWilde's letters. Confessor and Confessed; CONVERSATIONS Wfi'1'l ANDRE GIDE.

By Claude Maurlac. Trandated from the French "Conversetons Avec Andr& Gide' by Michael Lebcck.But what touched me most closely was John Weightman’s review of Claude Mauriac’s Conversations with André Gide, possibly because I have already reviewed that book for another periodical.

Unfortunately I could not say what Mr. Weightman said at the outset about the translation by one of my former students, but he is altogether correct and. That’s what the great French writer André Gide (Novem –Febru ) considers in three particularly piercing entries from the altogether revelatory Journals of André Gide (public library) — the most cherished of young Susan Sontag’s favorite books, and the source of Gide’s enduring wisdom on the paradox of.