The Lover

“The Lover” by Marguerite Duras (France) Synopsis and Review “The Lover”: allusive and powerful  Winner of the Prix Goncourt in 1984, “The Lover” is set in 1930s Saigon in what was the French colony of Indochina. It is a fictional recollection of the time in the author’s life when, at fifteen and a half, she meets the elegant son of a wealthy Chinese family, who … Continue reading The Lover