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Heller-watchers have learned to pay special attention to opening stentences not only because they are central to how his compositional method works, usually important indicators of the vision to follow.
I recently read that Marek Halter, the distinguished French Jewish writer, had been chosen to receive a literary prize in the Mediterranean city of Toulon. However, Toulon’s mayor, a member of Jean-Marie LePen’s racist National Front party, overruled the awards committee, and Halter got dumped in favor of Brigitte Bardot, that enduring ornament of French culture.