Vicious Circles

Vicious Circles

by Maurice Blanchot
     
 

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These early parables of Maurice Blanchot provide a rewarding introduction to a modern master; they also illuminate with hallucinatory intensity certain consequences of the hopeless and irresistible human longing to communicate through language. The world is still haunted by the ghosts of unspoken and unspeakable words emanating from the deaths here recounted almost

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These early parables of Maurice Blanchot provide a rewarding introduction to a modern master; they also illuminate with hallucinatory intensity certain consequences of the hopeless and irresistible human longing to communicate through language. The world is still haunted by the ghosts of unspoken and unspeakable words emanating from the deaths here recounted almost fifty years ago.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780930794972
Publisher:
Barrytown/Station Hill Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/06/1995
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
78
Sales rank:
1,378,484
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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