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Etel Adnan

Etel Adnan, Lebanese writer, poet. Recipient prize France-Pays Arabes, Paris.

Background

  • Adnan, Etel was born on February 24, 1925 in Beirut, Lebanon. Came to the United States, 1955. Daughter of Assaf Kadri and Rose Lily (Lacorté) Adnan.

  • Education

    • Licence ès lettres, University Paris Sorbonne, 1952. Diplome Etudes Philosophy, University Paris Sorbonne, 1952. Postgraduate in philosophy, University California Berkeley, 1957.

      Postgraduate in philosophy, Harvard University, 1958.

    Career

    • Professor philosophy Dominican College, San Rafael, California, 1958-1972. Cultural editor Safa, Beirut, Lebanon, 1972-1974. Cultural reporter L'Orient-le Jour, Lebanon, 1974-1976.

      Writer, painter Sausalito, California, since 1976.

    Works

    • Sitt Marie-Rose
    • Sitt Marie-Rose a été prise dans le filet de la guerre civile libanaise.
    Etel Adnan
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    Born February 24, 1925
    • 1952
      University Paris Sorbonne
    • 1952
      University Paris Sorbonne
    • 1957
      University California Berkeley
    • 1958
      Harvard University
    • 1958 - 1972
      Professor, philosophy Dominican College
      San Rafael, California, United States
    • 1972 - 1974
      cultural editor Safa
      Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
    • 1974 - 1976
      cultural reporter L'Orient-le Jour
      Lebanon
    • 1976
      writer
      California, United States

    Award