Nancy Huston

1953 - Today

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Nancy Louise Huston, OC (born September 16, 1953) is a Canadian-born novelist and essayist who writes primarily in French and translates her own works into English. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nancy Huston has received more than 75,126 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Nancy Huston is the 4,503rd most popular writer (down from 4,061st in 2019), the 348th most popular biography from Canada (down from 321st in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Canadian Writer.

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  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.38

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  • 3.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Nancy Huston ranks 4,503 out of 5,794. Before her are Johan Theorin, Madeleine L'Engle, Michio Mado, Dániel Berzsenyi, Abdul Muis, and Adela Zamudio. After her are Francis de Miomandre, Lars Ahlin, Anatole Le Braz, János Pilinszky, Richard Llewellyn, and Tony Cliff.

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Among people born in 1953, Nancy Huston ranks 270Before her are Ken Davitian, Eleonora Giorgi, Günther Oettinger, Bill Nunn, Lorenzo Serra Ferrer, and Dalila Di Lazzaro. After her are Antoine de Caunes, Abdelmajid Dolmy, Józef Młynarczyk, Ahlam Mosteghanemi, Ahmad Sa'adat, and Robert Charles Wilson.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Nancy Huston ranks 348 out of 1,130. Before her are Alexander Knox (1907), Kate Nelligan (1950), A. J. Cook (1978), Michael Ignatieff (1947), Daniel Lanois (1951), and John Abbott (1821). After her are Alex Wilson (1905), Feist (1976), John Sparrow David Thompson (1845), Henry Czerny (1959), Guy Lafleur (1951), and Calixa Lavallée (1842).

Among WRITERS In Canada

Among writers born in Canada, Nancy Huston ranks 22Before her are Grant Allen (1848), Wyndham Lewis (1882), Steven Erikson (1959), Robin Sharma (1965), Anne Carson (1950), and Michel Tremblay (1942). After her are Marie-Claire Blais (1939), George Woodcock (1912), Harold Russell (1914), Sven Delblanc (1931), Duncan Regehr (1952), and Guy Gavriel Kay (1954).