1862 – 1949
Who was Maurice Maeterlinck?
Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who was a Fleming, but wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911. The main themes in his work are death and the meaning of life. His plays form an important part of the Symbolist movement.
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- Aug 29, 1862
- Also known as
- Mooris Polidore Marie Bernhard Maeterlinck
- Ghent University
- Lived in
- May 6, 1949
on July 23, 2013
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