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Un Nobel de littérature, Patrick Modiano ne sy attendait pas.
A Nobel Prize for Literature, Patrick Modiano did not expect this.
Il est le quinzième auteur français ainsi distingué.
It is the fifteenth French author honoured.
Il rejoint Albert Camus ou François Mauriac.
He is joining the ranks of Albert Camus and François Mauriac.
A son actif, une trentaine de romans et déjà de nombreux prix, dont le Goncourt.
To his credit, thirty novels and already many awards, including the Goncourt.
On est toujours prisonnier évidemment quand on écrit quelque chose, on ne peut jamais vraiment être son lecteur et on est un peu... on a une vision un peu confuse des livres quon écrit.
"You are always prisoner, obviously, when writing something, you can never be your own reader and you are a little... you have a somewhat confused picture of the books you write.
Alors ce que jai hâte de voir cest ce qu'ils ont... enfin... quelles ont été les raisons pourquoi ils mont choisi... ...ils m'ont fait lhonneur de me choisir”.
So what I'm looking forward to seeing is what they have... well... What were the reasons why they chose me... ...they did me the honor to choose me."
Lacadémie a salué je cite : “lart de la mémoire avec lequel il a fait surgir les destins les plus insaisissables et découvrir le monde vécu sous lOccupation”.
The Academy welcomed - quote - "the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation."
Le Paris de la Seconde Guerre Mondiale est au coeur de toute son oeuvre.
The Paris of the Second World War is at the heart of all his work.
Son dernier roman sintitulePour que tu ne te perdes pas dans le quartier”.
His latest novel is entitled "So you do not get lost in the neighborhood."
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