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Questions tagged [andre-gide]

Questions about the works of the French author André Gide (1869 – 1951) and his life as a writer. Gide is best known for novels such as 'L'immoraliste' ('The Immoralist'), 'La porte étroite' ('Strait Is the Gate'), 'La Symphonie Pastorale' ('The Pastoral Symphony') and 'Les faux-monnayeurs' ('The Counterfeiters'). Use this tag with the tag [french-literature].

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Evidence for the claim that placing Gide's works in the Index of Forbidden Books scandalised the author's admirers?

The French author André Gide (1869 – 1951) was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1947. The author died in February 1951; in the following year, the Vatican placed his works on the Index of ...
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