Jean Genet

Biography

Jean Genet was a French novelist, playwright, poet, essayist, and political activist. Early in his life he was a vagabond and petty criminal, but he later took to writing. His major works include the novels The Thief's Journal and Our Lady of the Flowers, and the plays The Balcony, The Maids and The...

5 titles Writing

6.6

Poison

1991 · Writer

6.9

Querelle

1982 · Novel

6.5

The Maids

1975 · Writer

6.9

Deathwatch

1966 · Writer

7.4

Mademoiselle

1966 · Story

6.0

The Balcony

1963 · Story