The lover (french: l'amant) is an autobiographical novel by marguerite duras, published in 1984 by les éditions de minuit it has been translated to 43 languages and was awarded the 1984 prix goncourt. Marguerite duras was one of europe’s most distinguished writers the author of many novels and screenplays, she is perhaps best known outside france for her filmscript hiroshima mon amour and her prix goncourt-winning novel the lover, also filmed. ― marguerite duras, the lover 29 likes like “i can't really remember the days the light of the sun blurred and annihilated all color but the nights, i remember them the blue was more distant than the sky, beyond all depths, covering the bounds of the world the sky, for me, was the stretch of pure brilliance crossing the blue, that.
Between the lover and the north chinese lover, duras has written and directed her 18th film and published a collection of essays, three novels and the war, a vivid account of waiting for her. The lover (french: l'amant) is an autobiographical novel by marguerite duras, published in 1984 by les éditions de minuit it has been translated to 43 languages and was awarded the 1984 prix goncourt it was adapted to film in 1992 as the lover plot summary set against.
The lover - kindle edition by marguerite duras download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading the lover. Marguerite duras’ the lover is a semi-autobiographical story of forbidden love between a 15-year-old french girl and her 27-year-old chinese lover, the son of a millionaire the nameless young woman, the narrator of this story, comes from an abusive family, and this causes her to be emotionally shut down.
Duras herself was surprised by the breathless praise the lover received she dismissed the book, even going so far as to rewrite it, in the form of notes to a film, as the north china lover and laure adler, in her unauthorized biography marguerite duras: a life , writes that the author had harsh words for it, international acclaim or no. After the lover, duras said, in le nouvel observateur, that the story of her life did not exist only the novel of a life was real, not historical facts marguerite duras was born in giadinh.
Marguerite duras is the author of many acclaimed novels and screenplays, including the lover, the ravishing of lol stein, and the film script for hiroshima, mon amour one of france’s most important literary figures, duras died in paris in 1996.
The lover (harper perennial modern classics) by marguerite duras a sensational international bestseller, and winner of frances’ coveted prix goncourt, ‘the lover’ is an unforgettable portrayal of the incandescent relationship between two lovers, and of the hate that slowly tears the girl’s family apartsaigon, 1930s: a poor young french.