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René Girard

AKA René Noël Théophile Girard

Born: 25-Dec-1923
Birthplace: Avignon, France
Died: 4-Nov-2015
Location of death: Stanford, CA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian, Critic, Philosopher

Nationality: France
Executive summary: Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World

Wife: Martha (until his death, two sons, one daughter)
Son: Daniel
Son: Martin
Daughter: Mary Girard Brown

    University: École des Chartes, Paris (1947)
    University: PhD History, Indiana University (1950)
    Professor: Johns Hopkins University
    Professor: Stanford University

    French Academy 2005
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1959
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1966

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