Colette Audry


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)