Annie Ernaux

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Annie Ernaux

Annie Ernaux (born Annie Duschesne; 1 September 1940) is a French writer.[1] She was born in Normandy, France. She writes many autobiographical works and awarded Nobel Prize in Literature in 2022.[2]

Her books A Woman's Story, A Man's Place, and Simple Passion were seen by The New York Times Notable Books, and A Woman's Story was a Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

Shame was named a Publishers Weekly Best Book of 1998, I Remain in Darkness a Top Memoir of 1999 by The Washington Post, and The Possession was listed as a Top Ten Book of 2008 by More Magazine.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Annie Ernaux". EVENE (in French). Archived from the original on 1 November 2010. Retrieved 2010-10-31.
  2. The Nobel Prize in Literature 2022