Patrick Chamoiseau Net Worth
Patrick Chamoiseau made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Patrick Chamoiseau earned $1 Million. Exact sum is $1000000.
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Birth date: December 3, 1953
Birth place: Fort de France, Martinique
Awards: Prix Goncourt
Nominations: Prix Goncourt des Lyceens
Wikipedia Source: Patrick Chamoiseau
Patrick Chamoiseau is a French author from Martinique known for his work in the cré-olité- movement. Chamoiseau was born on December 3, 1953 in Fort-de-France, Martinique, where he currently resides. After he studied law in Paris he returned to Martinique inspired by É-douard Glissant to take a close interest in Creole culture. Chamoiseau is the author of a historical work on the Antilles under the reign of Napolé-on Bonaparte and several non-fiction books which include É-loge de la cré-olité-, co-authored with Jean Bernabé- and Raphaë-l Confiant. Awarded the Prix Carbet for Antan dРҐenfance. His novel Texaco was awarded the Prix Goncourt in 1992, and was chosen as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. It has been described as a masterpiece, the work of a genius, a novel that deserves to be known as much as FanonРҐs The Wretched of the Earth and CesaireРҐs Return to My Native Land.