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André Gide

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1869–1951)

French novelist, essayist, critic, and dramatist. His fiction, interesting both for its formal experimentation and its teasing exploration of sexuality and morality,...

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André Gide's Paludes: A Diary Novel?

Sam Ferguson.

in French Studies

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (European); European Languages; European History. 6954 words.

André Gide's Paludes (1895) has been rediscovered and reinvented by successive generations of readers. In the process an aspect of the text has been obscured that has relevance both to the...

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André Gide and Curiosity

Jocelyn Van Tuyl.

in French Studies

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 502 words.

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Gide, André-Paul-Guillaume (1869–1951)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 649 words.

French novelist and moralist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1947.

Gide was born in Paris, the son of a university professor and a Norman heiress. His uncle was...

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Review: André Gide: écrire pour vivre

Victoria Reid.

in French Studies

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 0 words.

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André Gide – Paul Valéry: Correspondance 1890–1942

David H. Walker.

in French Studies

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 494 words.

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André Gide and the Second World War: A Novelist's Occupation

Pascal Mercier.

in French Studies

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 450 words.

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MISE EN ABYME, RETROACTION AND AUTOBIOGRAPHY IN ANDRÉ GIDE'S TENTATIVE AMOUREUSE

DIANE SETTERERFIELD.

in French Studies

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 0 words.

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André Gide – Eugène Rouart : Correspondance I 1893–1901André Gide – Eugène Rouart : Correspondance II 1902–1936

Patrick Pollard.

in French Studies

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 505 words.

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Review: Répertoire des lectures d'André Gide, I. L'Antiquité classique

Fiona Cox.

in French Studies

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 0 words.

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Review: Le Désir à l'œuvre: André Gide à Cambridge 1918, 1998

Michael Tilby.

in French Studies

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 0 words.

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André Gide, une œuvre à l’épreuve de l’économie. Par Ryo Morii

Patrick Pollard.

in French Studies

July 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 400 words.

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Le Roman symboliste: un art de ‘l'extrême conscience’. Édouard Dujardin, André Gide, Remy de Gourmont, Marcel Schwob

Patrick Pollard.

in French Studies

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 533 words.

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André Gide, ou, L’art de la fugue: musique et littérature. Sous la direction de Greta Komur-Thilloy et Pierre Thilloy

Patrick Pollard.

in French Studies

October 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: European History; European Languages; Literary Studies (European). 423 words.

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Natalism, Homosexuality, and the Controversy over Corydon

Jeffrey Merrick.

in Homosexuality in Modern France

November 1996; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 10750 words.

This chapter examines the history of homosexuality, natalism, and the controversy surrounding André Gide's book Corydon in France during the early 1900s. It mentions studies indicating that...

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Leopold II 1835–1909 King of Belgium from 1865 to 1909 and infamous founder of the Congo Free State, later the Belgian Congo.

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 332 words.

Son of Leopold I, the first king of independent Belgium, Leopold II ascended the throne in 1865 intent on finding opportunities abroad to increase his power and personal wealth. He...

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Going East: Friends and Enemies

Michael David-Fox.

in Showcasing the Great Experiment

December 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 16871 words.

This chapter contrasts the Soviet relationship with prominent visitors who were ideological sympathizers with little-known, covert Soviet outreach to far-right nationalists, German...

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The Vision of Arcadie: Homosexuality and Ethics

in Living in Arcadia

December 2009; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 10243 words.

In the years 1945–1955, a number of homophile organizations throughout the West, including Arcadie, were founded to defend a common vision of homosexuality. They argued for a broadly...

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Présence Africaine

David P. Johnson.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 517 words.

Born amid the intellectual tumult shaking post–World War II Paris, Présence Africaine has had greater influence on politics and culture than most intellectual journals. It has...

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Carew, Jan (born 1920), Fiction Writer, Educator

Richard Sobel.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1471 words.

writer and educator, was born Ian Alwyn Cuthbert Rynveld Carew in Agricola Rome, British Guiana (later Guyana), the son of Charles Alan Carew, a farmer and artist, and Kathleen Ethel...

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Literature, Black, in Senegal

Phyllis Taoua.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1630 words.

Senegal has been home to writers with international acclaim at each important phase marking the development of African literary history. Literary publications in French by writers of...

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