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Overview

Author

Jean-Paul Sartre

Year Published

1938

Type

Novel

Genre

Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

The main character, Antoine Roquentin, narrates the events of his days in first-person diary entries.

Tense

Nausea is written in the past tense.

About the Title

Isolated and unmoored, Antoine Roquentin realizes things have no meaning in themselves, and he calls the experience that accompanies this insight "the Nausea."

Summary

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