Antonine Maillet


Born
in Bouctouche, Nouveau-Brunswick, Canada
May 10, 1929


Antonine Maillet est une romancière et dramaturge canadienne.
Après son baccalauréat, elle entre à la Congrégation Notre-Dame du Sacré-Cœur, et elle commence à enseigner. En 1960 elle quitte la congrégation pour reprendre les études. Elle obtient une licence en lettres à l'Université de Montréal en 1961. Un peu plus tard elle obtient une bourse pour aller étudier à Paris. Elle retourne à l'enseignement. Depuis 1975 elle se consacre entièrement à l'écriture.

Antonine Maillet is a Canadian novelist and playwright.
After graduating, she entered the Congregation of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, and she began teaching. In 1960 she left the congregation to return to school. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Montreal in 1961. A lit
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La Sagouine

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Pelagie: The Return to Acadie

3.57 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1979 — 14 editions
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Madame Perfecta

3.45 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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Les Cordes de Bois

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Évangéline Deusse

3.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1975 — 2 editions
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On a mangé la dune

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Pelagie-la-Charrette

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Lettres de mon phare

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Le Temps me dure

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