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French philosopher, critic and literary theorist

Roland Barthes is ...

Dead
Born 12 Nov 1915 in Cherbourg
Died 26 Mar 1980 in Paris
Age64 years, 4 months
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Roland Barthes
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About Roland Barthes

Roland Gérard Barthes (; French: [ʁɔlɑ̃ baʁt]; 12 November 1915 – 26 March 1980) was a French literary theorist, philosopher, linguist, critic, and semiotician. Barthes' ideas explored a diverse range of fields and he influenced the development of schools of theory including structuralism, semiotics, social theory, design theory, anthropology and post-structuralism.

He is also known as Barthes.