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- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95
This timely collection of essays is the first to be written on the work of Maurice Blanchot in English. Blanchot demonstrates the radical philosophical import of literature, and has renewed the debate over the ethics of art. more...
- De Gruyter 2007; US$ 119.00
The studies offer a comprehensive literary interpretation of the novels Voyage au bout de la nuit by Louis-Ferdinand Céline and Die Schlafwandler by Hermann Broch. Against the background of related subject matter ? the crisis in Europe after the First World War ? and with special reference to the authors? prophetic approach, the novels are examined... more...
- Clarendon Press 2005; US$ 119.99
Henri Michaux is widely recognized as a major twentieth-century French poet and painter. Although his fascination with universal languages has attracted critical attention, it has up until now been treated as a marginal concern. This study argues that Michaux's ideas on universal languages are central to an understanding of his works. - ;Henri... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95
Kershaw analyses Irene Némirovsky?s literary production in its relationship to the literary and cultural context of the inter-war period in France, exploring the cultural exchange between France and Russia and the political implications of Némirovsky?s fiction--particularly the enthusiastic reception of her work in far-right anti-Semitic journals.... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 135.80
En 1908, écrire « un essai sur Ste-Beuve et Flaubert » fait partie des projets de Proust. Certes, il y aura larticle de la NRF , en 1920, « À propos du style de Flaubert », mais l'essai annoncé ne verra jamais le jour. Proust aurait-il oublié son auteur de prédilection, celui qu'il... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 39.20
At the Periphery of the Center is the first comparison of two of Frances most important twentieth-century authors, Julien Green and Marguerite Yourcenar. It examines textual elements in their plays and novels to draw conclusions about the ways that they represent homosexuality in their texts. Both Yourcenar and Green turned to drama to explore... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 49.00
A la recherche du temps perdu repose sur une théorie de limaginaire qui se rapproche de celle des phénoménologues: Husserl, Fink, Sartre. Mais tandis que ceux-ci partent à la recherche de lessence des choses ( eidos ) et restent dupes dune vision essentialiste, Proust développe une théorie anti-essentialiste.... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 56.00
Les nouveaux mystères de Paris (1954-1959), Léo Malets fifteen-novel detective series inspired by Eugène Sues nineteenth-century feuilleton , almost achieved the goal of setting a mystery in each of the twenty Parisian arrondissements, with Nestor Burma at the center of the action. In Burma, the détective de choc... more...