When: Tuesday, December 03, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: St. Mary’s Hall : Multipurpose Room
Event Type(s): Lecture
A Conversation with Nobel Prize Winner Gao Xingjian
Tuesday, December 3, 2-3:30 p.m,
at St. Mary's Hall (The Language House)
sponsored by The Department of French and Italian in conjunction with the exhibition of his paintings and films at The Art Gallery.
Born in 1940, in Jiangxi Province, China, Gao Xingjian is the first Chinese recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2000. He studied French in Beijing and translated Ionesco, Prévert, Michaux, Sarraute in Chinese. He has been living in France since 1988 and became a French citizen in 1998. He writes both in Chinese and French.
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