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Eva Figes, a seriously experimental novelist, also published short stories, children's books, literary criticism, social commentary, and translations, especially of French and German fiction.
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15 April 1932 Eva Unger (later EF) was born in Berlin, the elder of two children. Bibliographic Citation link.
June 1970 EF published her important work of polemical feminist critique, Patriarchal Attitudes: Women in Society. Bibliographic Citation link.
10 August 2007 EF's final book, Journey to Nowhere, was part memoir, part political polemic. Bibliographic Citation link.
28 August 2012 EF suffered heart failure and died at the age of eighty at her London home. Bibliographic Citation link.
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