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ⓘ Alain Defosse was a French novelist and translator. He was born in Nantes, France. His first novel, Les fourmis d’Anvers, was published in 1991. He also transla ..




Alain Defosse
                                     

ⓘ Alain Defosse

Alain Defosse was a French novelist and translator. He was born in Nantes, France.

His first novel, Les fourmis d’Anvers, was published in 1991. He also translated several books from English into French. For example, he translated Crazy Cock by Henry Miller in 1990. He also translated American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis in 1993.

In 2006, he translated The Night Watch by Sarah Waters. Two years later, in 2008, he translated Rant by Chuck Palahniuk. Other novelists whose work he translated are Irvine Welsh and Joseph Connolly.

Defosse died on 14 May 2017 in Paris of lung cancer at the age of 60.

                                     
  • footballer Real Betis, Real Madrid, Espanyol pulmonary embolism. Alain Defosse 60, French novelist Les fourmis d Anvers and translator Crazy Cock