<3 MILAN KUNDERA: Together with Franz Kafka, Milan Kundera is one of my favorite writers of all time.

Paulo Coelho, Franz Kafka, Milan Kundera are some of my favorite writers of all time.

Antoine de Saint Exupery, il est perdu dans les etoiles...

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ( 29 June 1900 – 31 July was a French writer, poet, aristocrat, journalist, and pioneering aviator. He is best remembered for his novella The Little Prince (Le Petit Prince).

Albert Camus, taken by Alfred Knopf à Stockholm , Decembre 1957.durant la semaine où Camus a reçu le prix nobel de la paix

Albert CAMUS -- photo by Alfred Knopf,Stockholm , December 1957

F. Scott Fitzgerald in uniform, about 1917

“Great Gatsby” author, F.Scott Fitzgerald’s military portrait. He reportedly purchased the uniform for this photo at Brooks Brothers, was very excited to go to battle, but never ended up serving. It was a regret that supposedly haunted him his whole life.

Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) - Russian-American novelist. Photo by Marc Riboud, 1959

"There is nothing in the world that I loathe more than group activity, that communal bath where the hairy and slippery mix in a multiplication of mediocrity. Photo by Marc Riboud, 1959

Photos de Simone de Beauvoir - Babelio.com

Simone de Beauvoir French existentialist philosopher and feminist theorist, author of The Second Sex

• ÉMILE ZOLA (1840-1902) • 1902, Autoportrait au béret •

Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola in was a French novelist, playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism.

Playwright Arthur Miller devant le pont de Brooklyn, NYC, 1954  // Elliott Erwitt

American writer Arthur Miller in front of the Brooklyn Bridge, New York City, 1954 Photo by Elliott Erwitt

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Coin lecture: Francis Scott Fitzgerald.

Scott Fitzgerald was born Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald on September in St. His namesake (and second cousin three times removed on his father's side) was Francis Scott Key, who wrote the lyrics to the "Star-Spangled Banner.

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway, an American author and journalist, his economical understated style had a strong influence on century fiction.

* Le poète Jacques Prévert (variante, avec l'âne) vers 1948 photo Brassaï

Brassaï Poet Jacques Prévert, Paris 1948 A man enters a flower shop and decides on some flowers the florist wraps them up as the man puts his hand into his pocket to find the money, the money to pay.

Ernest Hemingway and Lauren Bacall in Spain, circa late 1950s.

Ernest Hemingway and Lauren Bacall in Spain, circa late Great Writer & the Great Actress Having Coffee Together.Oh, To Be A Fly On the Wall Here.What A Conversation It Must Have Been!

Jack Kerouac

“American writer Jack Kerouac, New York City, 1953 © Photo by Elliott Erwitt ”

François Mauriac

François Mauriac

François Truffaut

François Truffaut by Xavier Lambours

Pierre et Jacques Prévert, à la "Fontaine des Quatre Saisons", rue de Grenelle, 1951, by Brassaï

Pierre et Jacques Prévert, à la "Fontaine des Quatre Saisons", rue de Grenelle, 1951, by Brassaï