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Djebar, Assia, 1936-2015


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  • Variants

    • Djebar, Assia, 1936-
    • Djebbar, Assia, 1936-2015
    • Jabbār, Āsiyā, 1936-2015
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1936-06-30
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2015-02-06
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Académie française
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1995
        • Affiliation End: 2001
        • Organization: (naf) Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.). Center for French and Francophone Studies
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 2001
        • Organization: (naf) New York University. Center for French Civilization and Culture
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cherchell (Algeria)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Algeria
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        fre
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Djebar, Assia, 1936-
  • Sources

    • found: Déjeux, J. Assia Djebar, 1984:t.p. (Assia Djebar; romancière algérienne, cinéaste arabe)
    • found: LC data base 9-6-84(hdg.: Djebar, Assia, 1936- )
    • found: Her Rouge l'aube, 1969:t.p. (Assia Djebbar) errata slip (Assia Djebar)
    • found: Biog. info. from LSU files, May 10, 2001(Djebar, Assia, pseud. of Fatima-Zohra Imalayène, b. 1936, Algerian novelist, historian, and film-maker, b. in Cherchell)
    • found: LSU today, Dec. 8, 2000(Assia Djebar, LSU Foundation Distinguished Professor of French Studies and creative director of the LSU Center for French and Francophone Studies; b. Fatima-Zohra Imalayene)
    • found: Le roman maghrébin francophone, 1998?:t.p. (Fatma-Zohra Imalhayene)
    • found: NLC database, May 23, 2001(hdg.: Imalhayene, Fatma-Zohra, 1936- )
    • found: Iḥmirār al-fajr, 1969:t.p. (Āsiyā Jabbār)
    • found: New York Times, Assia Djebar, novelist who wrote about oppression of Arab women, dies at 78, Feb. 13, 2015(b. June 30, 1936; d. Feb. 7 in Paris; first Algerian student and first Muslim woman accepted to the École Normale Supérieure, France; first writer from North Africa elected to the Académie Française; appointed director, Center for French and Francophone Studies, Louisiana State University, 1995; professor of French and francophone studies at New York University, since 2001; wrote in French, the language of colonizers but also of liberty, because it allowed her to educate herself)
    • found: Wikipedia, September 21, 2016(Assia Djebar; Assia Djebar was the pen name of Fatima-Zohra Imalayen (30 June 1936-6 February 2015), an Algerian novelist, translator and filmmaker; most of her works deal with obstacles faced by women, and she is noted for her feminist stance; Djebar is considered to be one of North Africa's pre-eminent and most influential writers; she was elected to the Académie française on 16 June 2005, the first writer from the Maghreb to achieve such recognition; for the entire body of her work she was awarded the 1996 Neustadt International Prize for Literature; she was often named as a contender for the Nobel Prize for Literature)
    • found: ah (added the 670 Wikipedia)
  • LC Classification

    • PQ3989.2.D57
  • Change Notes

    • 1984-09-19: new
    • 2016-09-23: revised
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