Camil Petrescu Biography, Videos - FamousWhy
FamousWhy
USA
Famous People Famous Regions Famous Articles Famous Software FamousWhy Web Services Famous Forum Submit Content
|

Statistics:
Visits: 194
Votes: 0
Fame Riser
          
Fame Rank
N/A


Games for Girls

On this page

Camil Petrescu Biography
Camil Petrescu Links
Useful Tabs
User reviews
Create a poll for Camil Petrescu
Ask a Question about Camil Petrescu
Post a Quote for Camil Petrescu
Born on April 22
 

Camil Petrescu Fan-Club

BECOME A FAMOUS FAN!

Camil Petrescu has no Fans yet!

create pool

Famous People



Ask a Question about Camil Petrescu

Famous Tags


writer   novelist   author   poet   producer   playwright   prose writer   director   journalist   dramatist   actor   literary critic   historian   critic   new york city   editor   screenwriter   essayist   television   novel   story writer   libra   film director   literature   1918   1959   new york   london   1950   1968   politician   1957   gemini   1923   1954   1945  

All Tags


[edit biography]

Camil Petrescu

 Q:   Ask a Question about Camil Petrescu       
Camil Petrescu Camil Petrescu was born on April 22, 1894 in Bucharest, Romania. He is a prose-writer, playwright, poet and essay writer.

Biography and Career :

In 1913 Camil Petrescu attended University in Bucharest, Philosophy and Letters. Between 1916-1918 he takes part, as a soldier, at a few important military compaigns in the First World War.

The experienced he knew during that period gives him the theme of the novel: "Ultima Noapte de Dragoste, Intaia Noapte de Razboi" (1930). He also writes now the first versions of the dramas: "Jocul Ielelor" (1916-1919) and "Act Venetian"(1919).

Graduated in philosophy, Camil Petrescu finishes the volume of "Verses"(1923) and the drama :"Suflete tari" (1925), in Timisoara .

1930 is the year that defines the romantic writer Camil Petrescu by his novel "Ultima Noapte de Dragoste, Intaia Noapte de Razboi". Afull success is actually, "Patul lui Procust".

In 1936 he publishes "Teze si Antiteze", and one year later appears "Modalitatea Estetica a Teatrului".

Mihail Sebastian says that Camil Petrescu "brings a deep passion of understanding in life. It is the sense of his existence. His axis mode seats on his passion of understanding".

Liviu Rebreanu sees that Camil Petrescu "puts the same feverish passion in poetry, drama, novel or essay. His inner continuous unrest gives his writings a permanent novelty.

Trivia :

- He was a teacher in Timisoara;
- He was member of Academy since 1947;
- Director of National Theatre in Bucharest.

Filmography :

1. Patul lui Procust (2001) (novel Patul lui Procust)
2. Cei care platesc cu viata (1991)
3. Mitica Popescu (1984) (play)
4. Iata femeia pe care o iubesc (1981) (TV) (play)
5. Ultima noapte de dragoste (1979) (novel Ultima noapte de dragoste, inti¢ia noapte de razboi).



Camil Petrescu Lists
Romanian novelists
Romanian dramatists and playwrights
Romanian philosophers
Romanian theatre critics
Romanian Academy
Chairpersons of the National Theatre Bucharest
Romanian military personnel of World War I
World War I prisoners of war held by the Austro-Hungarian Empire
Saint Sava National College alumni
University of Bucharest alumni
People from Bucharest
Burials at Bellu
1894 births
1957 deaths
Romanian prisoners of war




Tags:

[edit tags]


Category: Writers  - ( Writers Archive)

Date Added: 19 October '06


Add a link to this page on any related website, blog or forum using this code :