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The Malady of Death; Intricate lace by Marguerite Duras

I have spent one of the most pleasant hours of my life today in a pub with a decent chardonnay and Marguerite Duras’  Malady of Death. Marguerite Duras is considered to be an ‘experimental’ writer. She came of writing age during the neauveu roman era of French literature. She differs from Robbes-Grillet and others of the […]