Martin, Claire (1914–)

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Martin, Claire (1914–)

Canadian novelist and translator. Born 1914 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; m. Roland Faucher, 1945.

Worked for CKCV Radio in Quebec and Radio-Canada, Montreal; served as president of Société des Écrivains Canadiens-Français; lived in France for 10 years and returned to Canada (1982); works include Avec ou sans amour (1958), Doux-amer (1960), Quand j'aurai Payé ton Visage (1962), Dans un Gant de Fer (1965), La Joue droite (1966), and Moi, je n'étais qu'espoir (1972); translated works of Margaret Laurence, Robertson Davies, and others into French. Made Officer of Order of Canada (1984).

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