|born on||18 September 1932 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )|
|Place||Villejuif, France, 48n48, 2e22|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||24°51' 29°43 Asc. 23°44'|
French poet, linguist, essayist and translator. He's remembered today as both a theoretician of language and as a translator of the Old Testament. The 710-page Critique du rhythme, probably remains his most famous theoretical work. As a translator of the Old Testament he published many volumes, including Les cinq rouleaux in 1970 (Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther); Jona et le signifiant errant in 1998 (Jonah); Gloires in 2000 (Psalms); Au commencement in 2002 (Genesis); Les Noms in 2003 (Exodus); Et il a appelé in 2005 (Leviticus); and Dans le désert in 2008 (Numbers).
He died on 8 April 2009.
Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'm' pdf file, p. 145.
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Linguist
- Vocation : Writers : Poet
- Vocation : Writers : Translator
- Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Essayist)