Simone de Beauvoir

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Sylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir , daughter of late French philosopher... News PhotoAuthor,Awards Ceremony,Daughter,Females,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Human Rights,Journalist,Paris - France,Philosopher,Politics,Simone de Beauvoir,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir (C), daughter of late French philosopher Simone de Beauvoir, speaks LeMonde journalist and writer Josyane Savigneau (L) and Bulgarian-French philosopher and writer Julia Kristeva (R) during the Simone de Beauvoir awards ceremony, in Paris on January 9, 2013. The 2013 Simone de Beauvoir prize for the freedom of women was handed to Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani schoolgirl activist who was the victim of an assasination attempt by the Taliban in 2012 and become a symbol of the struggle for girls' education and women's rights in Pakistan. Malala was flown to the United Kingdom with a life-threatening head wound shortly after her attack but recovered from her injuries and was temporarily discharged on January 4 as she awaits more surgery. AFP PHOTO / JACQUES DEMARTHON (Photo credit should read JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/Getty Images)