March 12, 2013
Celine, as it turns out, was against not only Jews
by Dennis Johnson
One of France’s greatest writers of the 20th century, and one of its most anti-Semitic, Louis-Fernand Celine, who was also a Holocaust denier, gives a wild-haired, late-in-life interview on French television in which he says his career was all about an end to violence and war.
Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him on Twitter at @mobylives