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Helena Kriel on Passage to India writing trip - Jan. 19-28, 2015

Embark on a writing trip that awakens the senses

Writers well know the power of a journey to awaken the senses and stir inspiration.

Many have followed in the tradition of Henry Miller, Paul Theroux or Marguerite Duras, and so it is for the Passage to India writing trip with Helena Kriel set for Jan. 1,280 more words

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“Men like women who write.  Even though they don’t say so.  A writer is a foreign country.”

Marguerite Duras

Writing

MARGUERITE DURAS, un corpo a corpo con la letteratura

Ricorre quest’anno il centenario della nascita di Marguerite Duras, scrittrice francese che ha legato il suo nome al romanzo autobiografico del 1984 vincitore del prestigioso premio Goucourt,   852 more words

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Book Talismans

As I wrote Paris Red, I had two book talismans: The Lover by Marguerite Duras and Coming Through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje. I kept those two books on my desk and sometimes by my pillow. 490 more words

Writing

Un Autre possible du même livre

Elisabeth Philippe, “L’Eternel retour,” Les Inrockuptibles 963 (14-20 May 2014): 86

Sans doute Duras comprend-elle d’autant mieux cette constante réappropriation de son oeuvre qu’elle-même n’a jamais cessé de la retravailler, multipliant les versions d’un même texte, expérimentant chaque fois “un autre possible du même livre” ( 10 more words

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