Last edited by Tegis
Friday, July 10, 2020 | History

2 edition of fictional and theoretical writings of Pierre Klossowski. found in the catalog.

fictional and theoretical writings of Pierre Klossowski.

Ian Richard James

fictional and theoretical writings of Pierre Klossowski.

by Ian Richard James

  • 187 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Klossowski, Pierre.

  • Edition Notes

    Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1997.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination319p.
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17346183M

    Download Sacred Eroticism books, Sacred Eroticism addresses a neglected chapter in Latin American literature, namely, the influence of Georges Bataille and Pierre Klossowski's atheist mysticism in the Latin American erotic novel of the twentieth century. Combining a Lacanian analytical framework with an (Inter)textualist approach. Mixing documents, interviews, fiction, theory, poetry, psychiatry and anthropology, "Polysexuality" became the encyclopedia sexualis of a continent that is still emerging. Originally conceived as a special Semiotext(e) issue on homosexuality at the end of the 70s, “Polysexuality" quickly evolved into a more complex and iconoclastic project whose intent was to do away with recognized genders.

    Pierre Klossowski, Author, Stephen Sartarelli, Translator, Juan G. Ponce, Designed by Eridanos Press $15 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author OTHER BOOKS. Pierre Klossowski, Author, Stephen Sartarelli, Translator, Sophie Hawkes, Translator Eridanos Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author OTHER BOOKS.

    Get this from a library! Bataille, Klossowski, Blanchot: writing at the limit. [Leslie Hill] -- "What happens when philosophy and literature meet? What is at stake when the text of a so-called single author begins to speak in two languages, now the language of theoretical reflection, now the. A posthumous collection of writings by Deleuze, including letters, youthful essays, and an interview, many previously unpublished. Letters and Other Texts is the third and final volume of the posthumous texts of Gilles Deleuze, collected for publication in French on the twentieth anniversary of his death. It contains several letters addressed to his contemporaries (Michel Foucault, Pierre.


Share this book
You might also like
This is the Federal Emergency Management Agency

This is the Federal Emergency Management Agency

The Essex bed-side book: an anthology in words and pictures for lovers of the Essex Countryside

The Essex bed-side book: an anthology in words and pictures for lovers of the Essex Countryside

The League of nations.

The League of nations.

Blueprint for quality public transport

Blueprint for quality public transport

Setting the gospel free

Setting the gospel free

Inness first book for children, or, Reading made easy.

Inness first book for children, or, Reading made easy.

The first three generations of Holts in America

The first three generations of Holts in America

Flipped

Flipped

Partheneia sacra

Partheneia sacra

Bob Clifton

Bob Clifton

Twelfth ghost book.

Twelfth ghost book.

Ballads and poems

Ballads and poems

The educational equipment industry.

The educational equipment industry.

Fictional and theoretical writings of Pierre Klossowski by Ian Richard James Download PDF EPUB FB2

Abstract. This thesis gives an extended account of the fictional and theoretical works of writer, essayist and painter Pierre Klossowski.

Through a close analysis of the relationship between his essayistic and novelistic writings it considers the way in which Klossowski comes to theorise the nature of the literary artefact as a space of theatre or spectacle and how such a formulation questions Author: Ian James.

Pierre Klossowski () was a significant and influential philosopher, writer, translator and artist who befriended Georges Bataille and formulated an original stance on many theological issues, as well as the philosophy of the Marquis de Sade. His first novel, Roberte, ce soir, appeared in as a limited edition containing six of his own erotic illustrations, after he rejected.

This thesis gives an extended account of the fictional and theoretical works of writer, essayist and painter Pierre Klossowski. Through a close analysis of the relationship between his essayistic and novelistic writings it considers the way in which Klossowski comes to theorise the nature of the literary artefact as a space of theatre or spectacle and how such a formulation questions received.

This thesis gives an extended account of the fictional and theoretical works of writer, essayist and painter Pierre Klossowski. Through a close analysis of the relationship between his essayistic and novelistic writings it considers the way in which Klossowski comes to theorise the nature of the literary artefact as a space of theatre or spectacle and how such a formulation questions received Author: Ian James.

Looking for books by Pierre Klossowski. See all books authored by Pierre Klossowski, including Roberte Ce Soir & The Revocation of the Edict of Nantes (French Literature), and Diana at Her Bath/the Women of Rome, and more on Klossowski's ideas--and there are so, so many ideas--seem to outpace his pen much of the time.

Religious theory, metaphysics, reincarnation, shifting perspectives and timelines, and some strange bits of transgressive erotica all come together for one phenomenally weird book, ephemeral and /5(26). Taking as its unifying motif the centrality of the gaze in Klossowski's theoretical, fictional, and pictorial production, the book offers a thorough overview of all of its most important elements.

Pierre Klossowski wrote full length volumes on the Marquis de Sade and Friedrich Nietzsche, a number of essays on literary and philosophical figures, and five novels. Roberte Ce Soir (Roberte in the Evening) provoked controversy due to its graphic depiction of sexuality.

In one of his most important early works, Ego Sum, published inJean-Luc Nancy lamented what he saw as a return of the subject within contemporary philosophical and.

indebtedness to Klossowski’s work, penned an enthusiastic letter to its author. ‘It is the greatest book of philosophy I have read,’ he wrote, ‘with Nietzsche himself.'2 Nietzsche and the Vicious Circle was in fact the result of a long apprenticeship. Under the influence of Georges Bataille, Klossowski fint.

Description The Decadence of the Nude presents the work of French author and artist Pierre Klossowski. Among the themes explored are the artist's political and moral responsibilities, the interdependence of the sacred and the profane in his work, and the power of the imagination used in modern societies that have witnessed the 'death of God'.

Language: English. Brand new Book. Together these two novels comprise the most fascinating, obsessive, and erotic works of contemporary Frech fiction.

Like the works of Georges Bataille, and those of the Marquis de Sade before him, Klossowski's fiction explores the connections between the mind and the body through a lens of sexuality.

The thtee books, all of which have Roberte as the protagonist, were published as a trilogy in under the title of Les Lois de l'Hospitalite. Roberte has by now been established as a sexual symbol and the center­ piece of Pierre Klossowski's work. InKlossowski published a book impossible to.

Klossowski infers a psycholiterary theory from this ancient custom: the emotion contained in a work of art—and thus provoked in the spectator or reader—is correlative to a “demonic movement.”. Klossowski’s characters are “idols” in this literal, as well as ancient, sense.

Pierre Klossowski—novelist, essayist, painter, and translator—was one of the most startling, original, and influential figures in twentieth-century French intellectual culture. His book-length economico-philosophical essay La Monnaie vivante (Living Currency) Foucault called “the best book of our times.” Fiction writer, philosopher, translator, and visual artist, Klossowski worked in many modes and media and seemed to touch the lives of many of the literary and artistic figures we now admire.

After reading it a few more times, I know it is the best book of our times.' Letter to Pierre Klossowski from Michel Foucault, winter Living Currency is the first English translation of Klossowski's La monnaie vivante.

It offers an analysis of economic production as a mechanism of psychic production of desires and is a key work from this. This book examines the many facets of the work of Pierre Klossowski (–).

Klossowski first established himself as a writer and was known and admired by peers such as Bataille, Blanchot, Gide, Foucault, Deleuze and Lacan. But in he gave up writing to devote himself to his ‘mutism’: painting made up of large coloured drawings. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Pierre Klossowski books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Sacred Eroticism addresses a neglected chapter in Latin American literature, namely, the influence of Georges Bataille and Pierre Klossowski's atheist mysticism in the Latin American erotic novel of the twentieth century.

Combining a Lacanian analytical framework with an (Inter)textualist approach. Juan Carlos Ubilluz reveals how Julio Cortazar, Salvador Elizondo, Mario Vargas Llosa, and Juan.

What even is theory-fiction? In short, it is the intersection of theory and fiction, and also the “dissolution of the opposition itself” (Fisherp ).In this hybrid style, theory is torn down from its pedestal, the real power of fiction is affirmed, and both are .“Pierre Klossowski was one of the most influential (albeit idiosyncratic) literary figures in France during the postwar years, yet his work remains strangely unknown in the English-speaking world.

Such a Deathly Desire was one of the essential books of Klossowski’s oeuvre, and it includes seminal articles on Gide, Bataille, and Blanchot, as. Pierre Klossowski is not well-known outside of France, and especially not for La monnaie vivante or Living Currency (). His récits or his philosophical readings of Sade or Nietzsche have garnered the most acclaim.

By way of his reading of “living currency” however, he deconstructs contemporary economics, teasing out the intricacies between sensuality, value, and.