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Camus, Albert

Line breaks: Al¦bert Camus
Pronunciation: /ˈkamuː
 
, kamy/

Definition of Camus, Albert in English:

( 1913–60), French novelist, dramatist, and essayist, closely aligned with existentialism. Notable works: The Outsider (novel, 1942), The Plague (novel, 1947), and The Rebel (essay, 1951). Nobel Prize for Literature (1957).

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