The Lithuanian coastal resort of Neringa's recent decision to unveil a sculpture in Nida to commemorate French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre's visit to the Curonian Spit resort in 1965 has sparked controversy as critics say his feminist companion Simone de Beauvoir was left out.
Simone De Beauvoir (1908-1986)
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