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Marcotte, Gilles


MARCOTTE, Gilles. Canadian, b. 1925. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Universite Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, professor of French, 1966-. Has also served as a literary critic for Le Devoir, as well as literary editor of La Presse. Publications: NONFICTION: Une litterature qui se fait: Essais critiques sur la litterature canadienne-francaise, 1962, rev., 1968; Presence de la critique: Critique et litterature contemporaines au Canada francais, 1966; Les temps des poetes: description critique de la poesie actuelle au Canada francais, 1970; Les bonnes rencontres: Chroniques litteraires, 1971; Le Roman a l'imparfait: Essais sur le roman quebecois d'aujourd'hui, c. 1976; (with A. Brochu) La litterature et la reste: Livre de Lettres, c. 1981; La Prose de Rimbaud, c. 1983; Litterature et circonstances: Essaies, c. 1989. FICTION: Le poids de Dieu, 1962, trans. by E. Abbott as The Burden of God, 1964; Retour a Coolbrook, 1965; Un Voyage, 1973; La Vie reelle: Histoires, 1989. EDITOR: (with F. Hebert) Vaisseau d'or et croix du chemin: 1895-1935 (anthology), c. 1979; (with P. Nepveu) Montreal imaginaire: Ville et litterature, c. 1992. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Universite Montreal, French Dept., C.P. 6128 Succ. Centreville, Montreal, QC, Canada H3C 3J7.

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