The Incarnation of Language: Joyce, Proust and a Philosophy of the Flesh

The Incarnation of Language: Joyce, Proust and a Philosophy of the Flesh

by Michael O'Sullivan
     
 

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The Incarnation of Language investigates how the notion of incarnation has been employed in phenomenology and how this has influenced literary criticism. It then examines the interest that Joyce and Proust share in the concept of incarnation. By examining the themes of synthesis and embodiment that incarnation connotes for these writers, it offers a new

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The Incarnation of Language investigates how the notion of incarnation has been employed in phenomenology and how this has influenced literary criticism. It then examines the interest that Joyce and Proust share in the concept of incarnation. By examining the themes of synthesis and embodiment that incarnation connotes for these writers, it offers a new reading of their work departing from critical readings that have privileged notions of radical alterity and difference.

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ISBN-13:
9781472512956
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
02/13/2014
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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