This book analyses Malraux's writing from his journalism in Indochina to his novels, art studies and (anti)memorialist essays.
Cutting through the established dual biographical image of Malraux as a committed leftwinger and revolutionary novelist turned unconditional Gaullist and diehard anti-Communist at the Liberation, it makes a balanced assessment of Malraux as a non-ideological if elitist artist who shaped his public role as much as he shaped the existence of his heroes both novelistic and real.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 252 pages, XVI, 252 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave USA
- Publication Date: 18/12/1995
- Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9780312129255
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