Gaze of Orpheus

Publisher: Barrytown/Station Hill Press, Inc.

Writing about The Gaze of Orpheus, Geoffrey Hartman suggested that "When we come to write the history of criticism for the 1940 to 1980 period, it will be found that Blanchot, together with Sartre, made French 'discourse' possible, both in its relentlessness and its acuity..This selection.is exemplary for its clearly translated and well-chosen excerpts from Blanchot's many influential books. Reading him now, and in this form, I feel once more the excitement of discovering Blanchot in the 1950s.

About Maurice Blanchot

Maurice Blanchot is one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in modern French writing. His work encompasses the writing of novels and r

About Maurice Blanchot

Maurice Blanchot is one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in modern French writing. His work encompasses the writing of novels and récits as well as articles and books of philosophical (or to be precise anti-philosophical) criticism. He is one of the few significant theorists of literature of the last century to have worked outside a university context.

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Binding EAN ISBN-10 Pub Date PAGES Language Size Price
Paperback 9780930794385 0930794389 1995-06-01 198 0.00 x 5.75 x 8.75 in $17.95

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