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Literature, European



link to catalog page QUENEAU, Letters, Numbers, Forms

Letters, Numbers, Forms

Essays, 1928-70

Author: Raymond Queneau
Pub Date: October 2007

The first English translation of essays from one of the twentieth century's most intriguing avant-garde writers   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Test Drive Author: Avital Ronell
Pub Date: November 2007

A philosophical and cultural analysis of the motivation for and ubiquity of testing   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Third Sex Author: Willy
Pub Date: September 2007

A gold mine of information about a hidden queer culture   learn more...

link to catalog page, Diary of a Philosophy Student Author: Simone de Beauvoir
Pub Date: November 2006

Revelatory insights into the early life and thought of the preeminent French feminist philosopher   learn more...

link to catalog page RONELL, Dictations

Dictations

On Haunted Writing

Author: Avital Ronell
Pub Date: July 2006

Channeling Goethe with one of literary criticism’s most imaginative and inimitable mediums.   learn more...

link to catalog page PAULHAN, The Flowers of Tarbes

The Flowers of Tarbes

or, Terror in Literature

Author: Jean Paulhan
Pub Date: January 2006

Paulhan's seminal work in English for the first time   learn more...

link to catalog page ANIMAL STUDIES GROUP, Killing Animals Author: The Animal Studies Group
Pub Date: April 2006

A spectrum of scholarship on humans' deadly relationship with animals   learn more...

link to catalog page, Proust's Deadline Author: Christine M. Cano
Pub Date: 2006

Understanding writing as a race against time--and a defiance of it   learn more...

link to catalog page RAMON Y CAJAL, Vacation Stories

Vacation Stories

Five Science Fiction Tales

Author: Santiago Ramón y Cajal
Pub Date: 2006

Written by Nobel Prize-winning Ramón y Cajal and translated into English for the first time by MacArthur Fellow Laura Otis, these five ingenious, early science fiction tales take a politically subversive and wickedly microscopic look at the nature, allure, and danger of scientific curiosity. (Think Jules Verne!)   learn more...

link to catalog page RONELL, Crack Wars

Crack Wars

Literature Addiction Mania

Author: Avital Ronell
Pub Date: March 2004

Using culturally acceptable addictions such as romance novels and gasoline, Ronell uncovers why "there is no culture without drug culture"   learn more...

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