Annie Ernaux

Annie Ernaux is an award-winning French writer. She began her literary career in 1974 with her first autobiographical novel Les Armoires vides (Cleaned Out). From 1977 to 2000, she was a professor at the Centre National D’Enseignement par Correspondance. After retiring, she published her critically acclaimed memoir Les Années (The Years), largely considered to be her magnum opus. She currently resides in Cergy, France. 

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