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Judith Thurman

Judith Thurman Brigitte Lacombe

Judith Thurman is the author of Isak Dinesen: The Life of a Storyteller and Secrets of the Flesh: A Life of Colette. A staff writer at The New Yorker, she lives in New York City.

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  • Authors@Google: Judith Thurman

    The New Yorker staff writer Judith Thurman visits Google's Mountain View, CA headquarters to discuss her latest book, "Cleopatra's Nose: 39 Varieties of Desire." This event took place on November 27, 2007 as part of the Authors@Google series.

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Two volumes of Colette's most beloved works, with a new Introduction by Judith Thurman.Perhaps Colette's best-known work, Gigi is the story of a young girl being raised in a household...

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Two volumes of Colette's most beloved works, with a new Introduction by Judith Thurman.Chéri, together with The Last of Chéri, is a classic story of a...

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Thirty-three years-old and recently divorced, Renée Néré has begun a new life on her own, supporting herself as a music-hall artist. Maxime, a rich and idle bachelor, intrudes...

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Colette, prodded by her first husband, Willy, began her writing career with Claudine at School, which catapulted the young author into instant, sensational success. Among the most autobiographical...

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