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Albert Camus

Writer (November 07, 1913 - January 04, 1960)
Nationality: French
Although he has been associated with existentialism and nihilism, Albert Camus avoided direct links with any one ideology. He was a controversial figure during his time, but he is one of the most influential authors in French and absurdist literature.
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The Raven

  • Poem 1845
Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven" was a critical success in its day, and introduced Poe's name to the literary world. The poem is now considered one of Poe's most recognizable works, notable for its repetitiveness and haunting exploration of mourning.

Works by Poe, Edgar Allan

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