SHALIT, Béatrice. American, b. 1945. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Educational Television, Niamey, Niger, script writer and director, 1965-69; International Newsreel and News Film Association (a department of French television), assistant director, 1970-72; television producer for an advertising agency, 1972-74; CDNP (French educational television), producer, 1975-83; novelist and script writer. Publications: NOVELS: Roi de coeur, 1982; L'Annee de Louise, 1984; Le Plus Jeune Frere, 1986; Comedie americaine, 1987; Lisa, Lisa, 1990, trans., 1992; L'Air du Bresil, 1994; Poudre d'ange, 1998; Famille et autres supplices, 2000. PLAYS: Match on a Tightrope, 1990. Also author of three other plays for France-Culture. SCREENPLAYS: Comedie americaine, 1990; The Right Miracle, 1993. Address: 3 Passage Rauch, 75011 Paris, France.