Quotes by Andre Malraux

About Andre Malraux:

André Malraux was a French novelist, art theorist and Minister of Cultural Affairs. Malraux's novel La Condition Humaine (Man's Fate) (1933) won the Prix Goncourt. He was appointed by President Charles de Gaulle as Minister of Information (1945–1946) and subsequently as France's first Minister of Cultural Affairs during de Gaulle's presidency (1959–1969).

Author Bio

  • NameAndre Malraux
  • DescriptionFrench novelist, art theorist and politician
  • BornNovember 3, 1901
  • DiedNovember 23, 1976
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionPolitician; Film Director; Screenwriter; Film Editor; Art Historian; Novelist; Writer
  • WorksMan's Fate
  • AwardsOfficer Of The Legion Of Honour; Croix De Guerre 1939–1945; Jawaharlal Nehru Award For International Understanding; Companion Of The Liberation; Prix Goncourt; Distinguished Service Order; Médaille De La Résistance; Order Of The Polar Star; Grand Order Of Merit With Star And Shoulder-Sash