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Boris Vian

Boris Vian came in many forms… Jazzologist, Engineer, Hard Boiled Translator, Soft Boiled Surrealist, Linguist, Singer, Trumpeter, Prisoner, Columnist, Novelist, Artist ... He lived fast and left a beautiful corpse d'esprit.

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Brief Biography
Boris Vian celebrated his extraordinary imagination and astonishing facility with language with a disorganised career of writing, playing music,... More>>


Some Questions and Answers
Vian is buried "dans le cimetière de Ville- d'Avray, avenue Thierry, non loin de Jean Rostand". More>>