award winners Prix Goncourt Winners List

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List of Prix Goncourt winners from every year the award has been given out. All Prix Goncourt winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Prix Goncourt award are listed along with photos for every Prix Goncourt winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Prix Goncourt award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Prix Goncourt are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Prix Goncourt winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Prix Goncourt winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Prix Goncourt winners of all time. Anybody who won the Prix Goncourt usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Prix Goncourt-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Prix Goncourt, so most of the famous Prix Goncourt winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Prix Goncourt?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. List ranges from Marcel Proust to Marguerite Duras and more. (71 items)
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Adrien Bertrand


Adrien Bertrand was a French novelist whose short career was punctuated by a series of striking surrealist anti-war novels, written as Bertrand lay dying from complications involved in a wound he suffered whilst serving with the French Army in the First World War. ...more

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Alexis Jenni


Alexis Jenni is a French novelist and biology teacher. His debut novel, L'Art français de la guerre, won the 2011 Prix Goncourt, France's most prestigious literary award. ...more

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Alphonse de Châteaubriant


Alphonse Van Bredenbeck de Châteaubriant was a French writer who won the Prix Goncourt in 1911 for his novel Monsieur de Lourdines and Grand prix du roman de l'Académie française for La Brière in 1923. After a visit to Germany in 1935 he became an enthusiastic advocate for Nazism. Along with other Breton nationalists he supported fascist and anti-semitic ideas in opposition to the French state. In 1940 he founded the pro-Nazi weekly newspaper La Gerbe. During World War II, he was a member of the central committee of the Légion des Volontaires Français contre le Bolchévisme, an organisation founded in 1941 by Fernand de Brinon and Jacques Doriot to recruit volunteers to fight alongside the ...more

Amin Maalouf is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Prix Goncourt Winners List
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Amin Maalouf is a Lebanese-born French author. Has lived in France since 1976. Although his native language is Arabic, he writes in French, and his works have been translated into many languages. He received the Prix Goncourt in 1993 for his novel Le rocher de Tanios. He has also been awarded the Prince of Asturias Award for Literature in its 2010 edition. He was elected at the Académie française on 23 June 2011, on seat 29. Maalouf is the first Lebanese inducted as an academy immortal. He filled the vacant member seat of the late Claude Lévi-Strauss, French anthropologist and ethnologist. ...more

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