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André Malraux had several careers over the course of his life in addition to his writing. After working in Cambodia, he returned to France and became active in the Popular Front. During World War II, he was a hero of the French Resistance and the French army. After the war, he served in the government of President Charles De Gaulle as Minister for Information, Minister of State, and France's first Minister of Cultural Affairs.
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