"The 'Scandal' of Marxism" and Other Writings on Politics: Essays and Interviews, Volume 2


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857422392
Publisher: Seagull Books
Publication date: 10/15/2015
Series: French List Series
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Roland Barthes (1915-80) was a professor at the Collège de France until his death. His books include Camera Lucida: Reflections on PhotographyImage, MusicText; and A Lover’s Discourse: Fragments. Chris Turner is a writer and translator who lives in Birmingham, England. He has translated Jean-Paul Sartre’s The Aftermath of WarPortraits, and Critical Essays and André Gorz’s Ecologica and The Immaterial, all published by Seagull Books.

Table of Contents

Do Revolutions Follow Laws?
The ‘Scandal’ of Marxism
Humanism without Words
Phenomenology and Dialectical Materialism
On a Metaphor. (Is Marxism a Church?)
Left-Wing Writers or Left-Wing Literature?
Yes, There Definitely is a Left-Wing Literature
The Masters and the Slaves
Am I a Marxist?
Is Anti-Semitism Right- or Left-Wing?
Home Knitting
The Choice of a Career
On a Use of the Verb “To Be”
On the De Gaulle Regime
On the Left-Wing Criticism
A Case of Cultural Criticism
So, How Was China?
Letter to Bernard-Henri Lévy
The Minorities of the Minorities
Remarks on Violence
Reply to a Question on Artists and Politics

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