Abécassis, Eliette

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Abécassis, Eliette Gender: F
Eliette Rivka Tamar Messody Abécassis
born on 27 January 1969 at 09:50 (= 09:50 AM )
Place Strassburg, France, 48n35, 7e45
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 07°15' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 29°29 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 22°57'

Eliette Abécassis
photo: Studio Harcourt, derivative work, license cc-by-3.0


French professor of philosophy and writer. Eliette’s father is also a philosophy professor specialized in Judaism. Eliette writes mostly about theological thrillers, the Jewish Orthodox community and the role of the women.

Her first book, Qumran, was released in 1996 after three years of research in Israël and the USA, and has been translated into eighteen languages. Her second title, L'Or et la cendre, details the historical and mysterious murder of a Berlin theologian. Murder also figures high in her 1998 work on the philosophical origins of homicide entitled Petite Métaphysique du meurtre. Her next novel, La Répudiée, a finalist for the Grand Prix du roman de l'Académie française and for the Prix Fémina, was the inspiration for Amos Gitai's film Kadosh. To research this book, Abécassis spent six months in the very orthodox Mea Shearim section of Jerusalem.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Collection Didier Geslain (acte 717); Didier Geslain archive, 'a' pdf file, p. 7.


  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Philosopher/ Humanist
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery (film made of book La Répudiée)