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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

NOTE CRITICHE

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

Literature

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

Phantom Books

2014 Sydney Film Festival: Hiroshima, mon amour

A Hiroshima architect’s love affair with a French actress is marked by the trauma of war; Alain Resnais’ 1959 masterpiece (scripted by Marguerite Duras) is still revolutionary with its freeform narrative and non-naturalistic dialogue.

Trailers

Moderato Cantabile (1960)

vt Seven Days . . . Seven Nights
France, Italy / 89 minutes / bw / Iéna–Documento Dir: Peter Brook Pr: Raoul J. Levy Scr: 1,077 more words

Film Noir