Albert Camus (1913-1960). Biographical Info. Albert Camus was born In Mondovi, Algeria on November 7,1913 Lived with Gandmother in the Belcourt section of ther Algiers, near the Arab Quarter of the city, while living in poverty In 1930 suffered from severe attacks caused by tuberculosis
which aimed to bring plays to working-class audiences.
“Refexions Sur la Guillotine”
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1957 was awarded to Albert Camus "for his important literary production, which with clear-sighted earnestness illuminates the problems of the human conscience in our times"
A simple narrative, yet rich with symbolism and deep philosophical reflection.
His portrayals of both characters, Daru and “The Guest” (Arabic Prisoner)
What’s the text’s significance?
Althusser’s(A French Marxist philosopher)Ideologies of the state which contains two apparatuses: Repressive State apparatus (RSA), and Ideological State Apparatus (ISA)
Desert People’s code of Hospitality: Daru’s way of life
The Prisoner’s bligation to imprisonment