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The Immoralist

Menalque seems to be a foil for the main character, Michel. In the novel, Michel is portrayed as a man who is torn between what he believes to be right and what he believes to be his prerogative to...

Latest answer posted November 9, 2015, 8:47 pm (UTC)

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From a search online of Gide's French text and of an English translation, I was unable to find a page where these two words literally occurred together. However, if one is speaking of the general...

Latest answer posted February 2, 2020, 4:11 am (UTC)

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The Immoralist

The Immoralist by Andre Gide is a short novel that epitomizes the late Victorian movement of Romanticism, from which other sub-genres emerged, namely, Gothic lit, and the Aesthetic works that were...

Latest answer posted November 2, 2013, 9:36 pm (UTC)

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First of all, we need to define the word "palimpsest." A palimpsest is a page from a manuscript or book from which the original text has been washed or scraped so that it can be re-used. This was a...

Latest answer posted October 13, 2018, 8:48 am (UTC)

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André Gide's The Immoralist is a quasi-autobiographical novel describing the life of the narrator Michel, and his evolution from an asexual participant in an arranged marriage through a libertine...

Latest answer posted May 20, 2015, 5:34 pm (UTC)

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