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Who is Alfred Jarry?

Alfred Jarry was a French symbolist writer best known for coining the term and philosophical concept of 'pataphysics.

  • also known as Dr. Alfred Jarry
  • born on (142 years ago) in Laval
  • nationality: France
  • education: Lycée Henri-IV
  • profession: Writer, physician, playwright
  • died on (108 years ago) in Paris of tuberculosis
  • written works: "Ubu Roi", "Supermale"


Alfred Jarry is a fictional character from Latin Quarter.


  1. "Alfred Jarry" is a book by Keith Beaumont.
    • also known as "Alfred Jarry: a critical and biographical study"
  2. "Alfred Jarry" is a book by Linda Klieger Stillman.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Homosexuality (2016)

by Wayne R. Dynes

Keith Beaumont, Alfred Jarry: A Critical and Biographical Study, Leicester: Leicester University Press, 1985.

Google previewThe Columbia Dictionary of Quotations (1993)

by Robert Andrews

ALFRED JARRY (1873-19071, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Surrealism (2010)

by Keith Aspley

Arnaud's other publications include La vie nouvelle d'Alfred Jarry (1959), Encyclopédie des Farces et ...

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2013)

Volume 6: Bibliography and Cumulative Index by Irving Brown (Consulting Bibliographer), Natasha Rappaport (Bibliographer), Rosabel Wang (Consulting Bibliographer)

Theatre Alfred Jarry. Trois œuvres pour la scene. Notes sur Les tricheurs de Steve Passeur. Comptes rendus. A propos d'une piece perdue. A propos de la litt erature et des arts plastiques.–t. 3. Scenari. A propos du cinema. Lettres. Interviews.

Google previewColumbia Dictionary of Modern European Literature (1980)

by Jean Albert Bédé, William Benbow Edgerton

Arnaud, Alfred Jarry: d'Ubu Roi au Docteur Faust roll (1976). A.McV. rev. G.E.W. Jastrun, Mieczystaw (1903-), Polish poet, prose writer, essayist, and translator, was born ...

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We believe that the applause of silence is the only kind that counts. (Alfred Jarry)
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