Louis Pauwels, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Louis Pauwels

French journalist

Date of Birth: 02-Aug-1920

Place of Birth: Ghent, Belgium

Date of Death: 28-Jan-1997

Profession: writer, journalist

Nationality: France

Zodiac Sign: Leo

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About Louis Pauwels

  • Louis Pauwels (French: [pov?ls]; Dutch: ['p?u??ls]; 2 August 1920 – 28 January 1997) was a French journalist and writer. Born in Ghent, Belgium, he wrote in many monthly literary French magazines as early as 1946 (including Esprit and Variété) until the 1950s.
  • He participated in the foundation of Travail et Culture (Work and Culture) in 1946 (intended to spread culture to the masses, and of which he was the secretary).
  • In 1948, he joined the work groups of G.
  • I.
  • Gurdjieff for 15 months, until he became editor in chief of Combat in 1949 and editor of the newspaper Paris-Presse.
  • He directed (among others) the Bibliothèque Mondiale (Worldwide Library) (the precursor of "Livre de Poche" ["Pocket Books"]), Carrefour (Intersection), the monthly women's Marie Claire and the magazine Arts et Culture in 1952.

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