Denise Levy

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   b. Strasbourg 
   French Writer and Translator
   Cousin of Simone Kahn (m. Andre Breton) and Janine Kahn (m. Raymond Queneau)
1920 while still a teenager was the leader of her intellectual group.
   Mentored Marcel Noll and Maxime Alexandre
   Sept. Meets Andre Breton when he holidays in Sarreguemines with Simone Kahn 
1922 visits Paris; meets  Louis Aragon
1924 received detailed report of sleep experiments from Simone Breton, her cousin
1925 produced some automatic writing; published in La Revolution Surrealiste 
   around this time m. Pierre Naville
   Andre Breton, Louis Aragon, Rene Char, and Paul Eluard all dedicated poems to her.
1928 withdrew from Surrealism
   Went on to translate Engels, Clausewitz, Holderlin, Marx, Bukharin
1970 d. 
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Bibliography
 Surrealist Women - Penelope Rosemont (1998) [1]
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