Language Mysticism: The Negative Way of Language in Eliot, Beckett, and Celan

Language Mysticism: The Negative Way of Language in Eliot, Beckett, and Celan

by Shira Wolosky
     
 


This book examines an ambivalence to language deeply rooted in Western culture, as seen in the writings of Eliot, Beckett, and Celan, and in the context of age-old metaphysical biases against body, history, time, and the mundane as these continue to shape our system of values and moral commitments..See more details below

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This book examines an ambivalence to language deeply rooted in Western culture, as seen in the writings of Eliot, Beckett, and Celan, and in the context of age-old metaphysical biases against body, history, time, and the mundane as these continue to shape our system of values and moral commitments..

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ISBN-13:
9780804723879
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
12/01/1995
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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