Levinas, Storytelling and Anti-Storytelling

Levinas, Storytelling and Anti-Storytelling

by Will Buckingham

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781472581594
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/26/2015
Series: Bloomsbury Studies in Continental Philosophy
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Will Buckingham is Senior Lecturer in the School of Humanities at De Montfort University, Leicester, UK. In addition to philosophy, he also writes fiction.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Levinas and Storytelling \ Part I: Philosophers and Storytellers \ 1. Of Stars and Scientists \ 2. Storytelling into Life \ 3. Scientist Turned Storyteller? \ Part II: Stories \ 4. The Story of the Book \ 5. Horror Stories \ 6. Idylls and Heroes \ 7. The Idyll Eroticised \ 8. Strangers and Quests \ 9. A Tale of Generations \ 10. Many Tales, Many Tellers \ Part III: Anti-Stories \ 11. No More Stories \ 12. The Trouble With Literature \ 13. Setting Magic Against Magic \ 14. Otherwise than Being \ 15. Tracking Trauma in the Text \ Part IV: Otherwise \ 16. Beyond \ 17. In the Court of the Great Khan \ 18. Overcoming the Fear of Being \ Notes \ Bibliography \ Index

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