Colette Audry born Orange, Vaucluse, France July 6, 1906 (d. 1990). French novelist, film writer, and radical critic. Pacifist, feminist, militant socialist. Advocated negotiation rather than war in Algeria; close friend and subject of Beauvoir. Opposed Stalinism, militarism and World War II.
“Anything is preferable to war.” (Beauvoir, Prime of Life, p. 284; photo snpview)