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How is sexuality portrayed in Sartre's short stories?

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Jean-Paul Sartre (1905–1980) was a French writer and existentialist who was the recipient of the 1964 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Among the many topics Sartre examined in his voluminous writings was human sexuality. This is explored most comprehensively in his 1943 non-fiction book Being and Nothingness . However, Sartre also uses sexuality as a device in many of his short...

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