No More (Hardcover)

By Marguerite Duras, Richard Howard (Translator), Richard Howard (Afterword by)

Seven Stories Press, 9781888363654, 123pp.

Publication Date: October 6, 1998

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Description

Including text discovered after the French edition had been published and accompanied by the original French, the first English translation of the writer's memoirs of her last year explores the topics of love, sex, and death. By the author of Hiroshima Mon Amour. IP.


About the Author

MARGUERITE DURAS is one of the towering figures in 20th century French literature. Author of of over 73 books, mostly novels (including The Vice-Consul, The English Lover, The North China Lover, and the bestselling The Lover), but also original screenplays such as India Song and Hiroshima Mon Amour, which won the International Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival and the New York Film Critics Award, and memoirs including The War. About Marguerite Duras Germaine Bree has written, "Love, the fierceness of love, the happiness, the pain, the compelling and destructive power of love is Marguerite Duras's essential theme.
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