Blumenthal, Gerda Renee

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BLUMENTHAL, Gerda Renee

BLUMENTHAL, Gerda Renee. American (born Germany), b. 1923. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Professor Emeritus of French and Comparative Literature, Catholic University of America. Washington, D.C. Professor of French, and Chairman, Dept. of Modern Languages, Washington Coll., 1955-68. Publications: Andre Malraux: The Conquest of Dread, 1960; The Poetic Imagination of Georges Bemanos, 1965; Thresholds: A Study of Proust, 1984. Address: 4530 Connecticut Ave. N. W, Washington, DC 20008, U.S.A.