January 27th, 2017 | Updated on September 20th, 2019
Albert Camus was a French philosopher, author, and journalist. His views contributed to the rise of the philosophy known as absurdism. Albert Camus was a French-Algerian writer best known for his absurdist works, including The Stranger (1942) and The Plague (1947). He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957.