Marcel Jouhandeau

Marcel Jouhandeau

Birth
Gueret, Departement de la Creuse, Limousin, France
Death 7 Apr 1979 (aged 90)
Rueil-Malmaison, Departement des Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 30.
Memorial ID 13561804 · View Source
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Writer. He was born in Guèret and died in Rueil-Malmaison (France). He grow educated in catholicism. This conducted him, that was homosexual, to a hard crisis, and in a mystical dash, he burns his manuscripts and tries to commit suicide. But the crisis passed, and he traveled around the world and started his career as writer. Among his best known works L'Amateur d'Imprudences, Chaminadour, De l'Abjetction, Scènes de la Vie Conyugale, Chronique d'une Passion, Eloge de la volupté, Contes d'Enfer, Trois Crimes Rituels and Le Pur Amour. He was married from 1929 to 1971 with the dancer Elisabeth (Elyse) Toulemont, known as Caryathis.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 7 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13561804
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marcel Jouhandeau (26 Jul 1888–7 Apr 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13561804, citing Cimetiere de Montmartre, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .