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us: Chamoiseau, Patrick

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Abel, 1953-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Fort-de-France (Martinique)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Martinique
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Fiction
          (lcsh) Drama
            (lcsh) Arts
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Authors, Black
                (lcsh) Novelists
                  (lcsh) Essayists
                    (lcsh) Cartoonists
                • Sources

                  • found: Chronique des sept misères, c1986: t.p. (Patrick Chamoiseau) p. 4 of cover (b. Fort-de-France, Martinique; teaches in Paris region)
                  • found: Solibo magnifique, c1988: t.p. (Patrick Chamoiseau) p. 4 of cover (b. 1953)
                  • found: Internet, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Dec. 14, 2009 (hdg.: Chamoiseau, Patrick, 1953- ; Romancier et dramaturge, dessinateur sous le pseudonyme "Abel")
                  • found: Le retour de Monsieur Coutcha, 1984: t.p. (dessins de Abel)
                  • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 25, 2015 (Patrick Chamoiseau (b. Dec. 3, 1953, in Fort-de-France, Martinique, where he currently resides) is a French author known for his work in the créolité movement; novelist, essayist, dramatist, screenplay writer, also cartoonist under the pseudonym Abel; his novel Texaco was awarded the Prix Goncourt in 1992, and was chosen as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year)
                  • found: Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Chamoiseau, Patrick; fiction writer, essayist; born 1953 in Fort-de-France, Martinique; studied law in Paris before becoming a writer; his novel Texaco (1992) won the prestigious Prix Goncourt; he has also written autobiographical narratives)
                • LC Classification

                  • PQ3949.2.C45
                • Change Notes

                  • 1987-10-06: new
                  • 2015-03-13: revised
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