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us: Boudjedra, Rachid, 1941-

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    • us: Bū Jidrah, Rashīd, 1941-
    • us: Bū Jadrah, Rashīd, 1941-
    • us: Boudjedra, Rashid, 1941-
    • us: بو جدرة، رشيد
    • us: بوجدرة، رشيد
    • us: بوجدرة، رشيد، 1941-
    • us: رشيد بوجدرة
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1941
    • Birth Place

        AïnBeïda (Algeria)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Algeria
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Université de Paris
        • Organization: (naf) Jabhat al-Taḥrīr al-Qawmī
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        (lcsh) Novelists
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    • Sources

      • found: His La répudiation, c1969.
      • found: His al-Marath, 1984: t.p. (Rashīd Bū Jidrah)
      • found: The repudiation, 1994: CIP t.p. (Rashid Boudjedra)
      • found: Dictionary of African Biography, accessed June 08, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Boudjedra, Rachid; fiction writer; born in 1941 in AïnBeïda, Algeria; received philosophy degree at the Sorbonne in Paris (1967-1969); was involved in the Algerian War of Independence as representative of the Front de Libération Nationale (FLN) (1959); released the book FIS de la haine, a violent diatribe against political Islamism (1992); developed a verbally excessive writing style in the Nouveau roman; depicted the explicitness of civil war in Les Funérailles (The Funeral) (2003); more recent texts, include Hôtel Saint Georges and Les Figuiers de Barbarie (2007, 2010); wrote poems, collected in Pour ne plus rêver (In Order Not to Dream) and Greffe (Graft), and a short play, Mines de rien (All Casually) (1965, 1985, 1995); released dozens of novels (1970's-2000's); notable nonfiction texts include Journal Palestinien (Palestinian Journal), Lettres Algériennes (Algerian Letters), and Peindre l'Orient (To Paint the Orient) (1973, 1995, 1996); screenplay author for the film Chroniques des années de braise, which was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival (1975))
      • found: Ḥalazūnīyāt, 200-?: t.p. (Bū Jadrah)
    • LC Classification

      • PQ3989.2.B63
      • PJ7816.O9
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
      • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • Change Notes

      • 1983-04-09: new
      • 2016-09-06: revised
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