News__ NELLY ARCAN DIES

September 26, 2009 | By

French Canadian writer, Nelly Arcan was found dead in her Montreal apartment late Thursday evening. Police have not determined the cause of death. Arcan was celebrated as the most important feminist writer in Quebec and was also extremely valued in France and the rest of Canada. Her critically acclaimed book, Putain (Whore in English) was the Prix Médicis and the Prix Femina nominated autobiographical account of her life in the sex industry.

R.I.P.

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