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By Mark Hewson

ISBN-10: 0826424619

ISBN-13: 9780826424617

ISBN-10: 1441115234

ISBN-13: 9781441115232

Blanchot’s writings on literature have imposed themselves within the canon of recent literary idea and but have remained a mysterious presence. this is often partly as a result of their virtually hypnotic literary sort, partially as a result of their specified amalgam of a couple of philosophical assets (Hegel, Heidegger, Levinas, Bataille), which, even supposing hardly ever unknown within the Anglophone philosophical global, haven't but made themselves totally at domestic in literary concept.

This e-book goals to make obvious the coherence of Blanchot’s severe venture. to acknowledge the problem that Blanchot represents for literary feedback, one has to work out that he consistently has in view the self-interrogation that characterizes sleek literature, either in its thought and its perform. Blanchot’s essays learn the varieties and the trails of this learn, its options and its impasses; and more and more, they comic strip out the philosophical and old horizon during which its value seems to be. The impact is to revise the phrases within which we see the genesis of the fashionable literary thought, now not least of the manifestations of that is literary feedback itself.

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