Mémoire Anachronique: Lettre à Moi-Même et à Quelques Autres

TitleMémoire Anachronique: Lettre à Moi-Même et à Quelques Autres
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsCherki, Alice
EditionFrench edition
Number of Pages333
PublisherL'Aube
CityLa Tour d’Aigues
Abstract

As a Frenchwoman born in 1936 Algeria, Alice Cherki was an 18-year-old medical school student in Algiers when the Algerian War (1954–62) broke out, and, unlike many of her French compatriots, she supported Algerian independence. This French book, half memoir, half diary, presents a valuable perspective into a little-known dimension of the conflict as a young, ambitious woman navigated the volatile political and relational territory the war created.

Translated TitleAnachronistic Memory: Letter to Myself and Others
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