Category: biography

Lots of people have written to the Albert Camus Society regarding Camus and his thoughts on football. Here is a copy of an email on the subject we sent out…

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Camus finished writing The Rebel halfway through 1951. The book had been a slog and towards its completion he’d been writing ten hours a day. As ever, Camus was unhappy…

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Camus (1943-51) Early Paris years, Combat to The Plague Camus worked for Gallimard as a manuscript reader on 4000 francs a month. He lived at the Hotel Mercure, a short…

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Camus (1913-43) Algeria years, birth to The Stranger Albert Camus was born in Mondovi, Algeria on 7th November 1913, the second son of Lucien and Catherine Camus. His father worked…

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