Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Writing in fragments is often held to be one of the most distinctive signature effects of Romantic, modern, and postmodern literature. But what is the fragment, and what may be said to be its literary, philosophical, and political significance? Few writers have explored these questions with such probing radicality and
Authors: Leslie Hill, Professor of French Studies Leslie Hill, Brian Nelson, Dimitris Vardoulakis
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: University of Delaware Press
What does it mean to come after Blanchot? Three things, at least. First, it is to recognise that it is no longer possible to believe in an essentialist determination of literary discourse or of aesthetic experience. All this has disappeared; and there is no way back. Second, there is the
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-30 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
This book offers the first fully documented and historically contextualised account of the origins and implications of the concept of community in the work of Nancy and Blanchot. It analyses in detail the underlying philosophical, political, literary, and religious implications of the often misrepresented debate between Blanchot and Nancy.