Definition of Duras, Marguerite in English:

Duras, Marguerite

proper noun

  • (1914–96), French novelist, film director, and playwright; pseudonym of Marguerite Donnadieu. She is best known for the screenplay to Alain Resnais' film Hiroshima mon amour (1959) and for her semi-autobiographical novel L'Amant (1984).

Pronunciation

Duras, Marguerite

/ˈdjʊərɑː/ /dyʀa/