The Lover (French: L'Amant) is an autobiographical novel by Marguerite Duras,
published in ... Contents. [hide]. 1 Plot summary; 2 Published versions; 3 Real-life
connections; 4 References; 5 Ex...
The Lover Summary & Study Guide. Marguerite Duras. This Study Guide consists
of approximately 46 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, ...
In this sad, cool, short novel, Duras tells the largely autobiographical story of a 15
-year-old European girl's first affair with an older Chinese man in French ...
Sep 29, 2011 ... I was 29 when I first read Marguerite Duras's 1984 masterpiece, 'The Lover',
translated from the French by Barbara Bray. A revelation and a ...
Jun 23, 1985 ... THE LOVER By Marguerite Duras. Translated by Barbara Bray. 117 pp. New
York: Pantheon Books. $11.95. BEYOND a certain vogue, as I ...
Dec 29, 2012 ... Marguerite Duras's August 1984 book The Lover, published in the heyday of
deconstructive thought, bears the signs of that thought in the ...
Set in the prewar Indochina of Marguerite Duras's childhood, this is the haunting
tale of a tumultuous affair between an adolescent French girl and her Chinese ...
Feb 10, 2012 ... ... of Marguerite Duras that The Lover reflects her own life, emotions,… ...
Although she says she loved her family, she notes that they are dead.
Apr 27, 2015 ... Early in Marguerite Duras's The Lover, we encounter an indelible ... needs an
understanding of Duras's life to appreciate the book's plot?
May 4, 2014 ... We're gearing up for the next “Another Look” event a week from tomorrow – that's
Monday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the Stanford Humanities ...