Bellow, Saul

(b. 1915)
   American novelist. Born in Quebec, he lived in Montreal and Chicago. Many of his novels deal with Jewish life. The Victim (1947) is a treatment of anti-Semitism. The Adventures of Augie March (1953) deals with the experience of a Jewish boy from Chicago during the Depression of the 1930s. Herzog 1964) portrays a Jewish professor who attempts to relate humanistic values to the modern world.

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  • BELLOW, SAUL — (1915–2005), U.S. novelist. Author of 11 novels and numerous novellas and stories, Pulitzer Prize winner for Humboldt s Gift (1975), Nobel Prize winner for literature in 1976, and the only novelist to win three National Book Awards, for The… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Bellow, Saul — born June 10, 1915, Lachine, near Montreal, Que., Can. died April 5, 2005, Brookline, Mass., U.S. Canadian born U.S. novelist. Born to an immigrant Russian Jewish family, he was fluent in Yiddish from childhood. His family moved to Chicago when… …   Universalium

  • Bellow, Saul — (b. 1915)    US novelist. Bellow was born in Montreal, Canada and as a child spoke English, French and Yiddish. He studied anthropology before becoming a writer. His first novel, Dangling Man, was published in 1944. He taught creative writing for …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Bellow, Saul — ► (1915 2005) Novelista estadounidense. Fue premio Nobel de Literatura en 1976. Su origen ruso y judío le hizo tomar conciencia de sus particularidades raciales y le sensibilizó ante los problemas étnicos en E.U.A. Destacan: La víctima (1947),… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bellow,Saul — Bel·low (bĕlʹō), Saul. Born 1915. Canadian born American writer whose novels, including The Dangling Man (1944) and Humboldt s Gift (1975), often concern an alienated individual within an indifferent society. He won the 1976 Nobel Prize for… …   Universalium

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  • Saul Bellow — et Keith Botsford Activités romancier Naissance 10 juillet …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bellow — (Saul) (né en 1915) romancier américain qui peint le déracinement de l homme dans les villes. P. Nobel 1976 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bellow — Bellow, Saul (1915 ) a US writer, born in Canada, who won the ↑Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976. His novels include Humbolt s Gift and Herzog …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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