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Gao Xingjian
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Born 4 January 1940 (age 73)
Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China
Occupation playwright, screenwriter, novelist, translator, critic, painter, director
Nationality China
France (since 1998)
Period from 1982
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Literature
2000

Gao Xingjian (born January 4, 1940), is a Chinese-French writer. He was awarded the 2000 Nobel Prize in Literature.

He is also a stage director and a painter.

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