|Birthname||Beck Beatrix Eugenie Henrietta Marie|
|born on||30 July 1914 at 08:35 (= 08:35 AM )|
|Place||Villars, Switzerland, 46n18, 7e04|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||06°17' 10°33 Asc. 13°28'|
French educator and writer. Formerly working as the
secretary of writer André Gide, she became a journalist. As an expatriate, she taught in Canadian and American universities.
Beck is the author of "The Priest," for which she won the Goncourt prize, 1952, "The Passionate Heart," and "Stella Corfou," both prize-winning titles. She was awarded the Prix de Monaco in 1989 for the body of her work.
Beck married 9/26/1936.
- Work : Prize 1952 (The Goncourt Prize)
- Work : Prize 1989 (Prix de Monaco award)
Petitallot quotes B.C. in Cadran No.12, 10/1994
- Vocation : Business : Clerical/ Secretarial (Secretary of Andre Gide initially)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Internationally taught, universities)
- Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Journalist)
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Goncourt, Prix de Monaco)