Discussion » Art & Design » 4th January 1960, Camus

  • Yuki Inés
    Yuki Inés wrote:
    Almost half of a century has passed.
    We are still strangers.

    In 4th Jan 1960, Albert Camus died in a car accident.
  • Fahad Hashmi
    Fahad Hashmi wrote:
    a grt loss .....
  • Winnie
    Winnie wrote:
    24 years after that, my friend was born. i almost forgot her birthday!
  • 王望魍
    王望魍 wrote:
    In 4th Jan 1960, Albert Camus died in a car accident.

    that's absurd.
  • Yuki Inés
    Yuki Inés wrote:
    yep,absurd. That's exactly what he said.
  • 王望魍
    王望魍 wrote:
    yep,absurd. That's exactly what he said.

    it was the sysphean task of his life's work: explaining philosophy to strangers plagued by absurdity.
  • Nixul
    Nixul wrote:
    One of the greatest African French Author to receive an award. He strongly refused to be an an existentialist like Jean Paul Sartre.
    One of his famous book " The Stranger" helped me a lot when i passing my Bac exam.
    Yuki where are you from????
    I didn't know that so much people know Albert Camus
  • 王望魍
    王望魍 wrote:
    suicide

    argh! that was the one word i forgot.

    it was the sysphean task of his life's work that never drove him to suicide: explaining philosophy to strangers plagued by absurdity.
  • Nixul
    Nixul wrote:
    it wasn't a suicide but a car accident
  • C.Chaud
    C.Chaud wrote:
    Perfect right Poet G... are you a fan of Literature?
  • Pavoir Sponse
    Pavoir Sponse wrote:
    Interesting article about Sarkozy's attempt to exhume and rebury this great man.

    I have mixed feeling on this, it is almost certainly not what he would have wanted...

    http://www.newstatesman.com/books/2009/12/albert-camus-sarkozy-french
  • Nixul
    Nixul wrote:
    nice article Carlos, His politics is definitely the antithesis of the values and ideas defended by Camus as they said in the article
  • Yuki Inés
    Yuki Inés wrote:
    Poet G, I am from Venus.
    but, everyone knows Albert Camus....I guess...
  • Peter S 李贝勒
    aujourd hui maman est morte.

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