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- Editions Rodopi 2011; US$ 47.00
Jean Genet. Une écriture des perversions est la première étude consacrée entièrement au sujet de la perversion dans luvre de Jean Genet (1910-1986). Ce sujet primordial pour Genet est ici analysé selon trois perspectives à la fois distinctes et profondément liées : les perversions... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 124.95
This is the first comprehensive study of the theological significance of Paul Claudel, a poet frequently cited by literary-minded theologians in Europe and theologically-minded poets (such as von Balthasar, de Lubac and Eliot). His writing combines cosmology and history, Bible and metaphysics, liturgy and the drama of human personality. Aidan Nichols'... more...
- Reaktion Books 2010; US$ 16.95
Alfred Jarry’s (1873–1907) creation of the monster-tyrant Ubu in his play Ubu Roi was a watershed in theater history and brought him instant notoriety following its Paris premiere in 1896. In this concise, critical biography, Jill Fell explores this and the many achievements that this multi-talented and influential writer and playwright... more...
- Erich Schmidt Verlag 2011; US$ 58.07
Hauptbeschreibung Die Literatur um 1800 nimmt teil an dem historischen Wandel zur Moderne, der sich in der 'Sattelzeit' vom ausgehenden 18. Jahrhundert bis ins beginnende 19. Jahrhundert vollzieht. Goethe und Kleist legen die Probleme der Zeit als radikale Denker bis zu den Wurzeln bloß. Die Ergebnisse könnten jedoch kaum gegensätzlicher ausfallen.... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 110.00
This is the first book to explore the broad political significance of Genet's performance practice by focusing on his radical experiments, polemical subjects and formal innovations in theatre, film and dance. Its new approach brings together the diverse aspects of Genet's work through essays by international scholars and interviews. more...
- University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 30.00
Known for her far-reaching examinations of psychoanalysis, literature, and politics, Jacqueline Rose has in recent years turned her attention to the Israel-Palestine conflict, one of the most enduring and apparently intractable conflicts of our time. In Proust among the Nations , she takes the development of her thought on this crisis a stage... more...
- Shell Education 2010; US$ 6.99
This script tells a story about a war that took place long ago between the Greeks and the Trojans. It is said that the war began when the Trojans kidnapped Helen, the queen of the great Greek state, Sparta. The effort to get her back caused one of the greatest wars in history that lasted over a decade. Find out how it ended and who was behind the master... more...