TITLE

Lucienne Desnoues (1921)

AUTHOR(S)
Cochran, Judy; Linkhorn, Renee
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Belgian Women Poets: An Anthology;2000, Vol. 11, p111
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article presents a biography of poet and author Lucienne Desnoues. Desnoues was born in Saint-Gratien, a small community in the French department of Val-d'Oise. Although she comes from a rural background she also lived in Paris and worked as a legal secretary until her marriage to Belgian poet and playwright Jean Mogin in 1947. According to Belgian poet Marcel Thiry, the essence of Desnoues's writings is love that is being transferred to all her surroundings.
ACCESSION #
21105823

 

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