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Antonin Artaud : a critical reader

Author: Edward Scheer
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This resource collects critical writing on Artaud's life and work. Featuring contributions from critics such as Jacques Derrida and Julia Kristeva, this volume challenges traditional perceptions of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Antonin Artaud; Antonin Artaud; Antonin Artaud; Antonin Artaud
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Scheer
ISBN: 0415282551 9780415282550 0415282543 9780415282543
OCLC Number: 51818827
Description: viii, 204 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: on Antonin Artaud --
a beginner's guide to cruelty --
On biography: madness and language --
From Conversations: The Autobiography of Surrealism / Andre Breton, Andre Parinaud --
'Homage to Antonin Artaud' / Andre Breton --
From 'Surrealism from day to day' / Georges Batailles --
From an interview with Jacques Latremoliere / Sylvere Lotringer --
'Thirteenth series of the schizophrenic and the little girl' / Gilles Deleuze --
Theatre: acts and representations --
From 'The theatre of cruelty and the closure of representation' / Jacques Derrida --
From 'Antonin Artaud and the impossible theatre: the legacy of the theatre of cruelty' / Helga Finter --
'He wasn't entirely himself' / Jerzy Grotowski --
'The plague and its powers in Artaudian theatre' / Jane Goodall --
From 'The dubious spectacle of collective identity' / Herbert Blau --
From 'Approaching Artaud' / Susan Sontag --
'Artaud, defecation and birth' / Leo Bersani --
On writing and fine arts --
'Artaud' / Maurice Blanchot --
From 'The subject in process' / Julia Kristeva --
From 'To unsense the subjectile' / Jacques Derrida --
From 'Production of reality or hunger for the impossible?' / Umberto Artioli --
Beyond words: on film and radio --
'K' / Allen S. Weiss --
'The death of paper, part two: Artaud's sound system' / Denis Hollier --
From 'Voice devoured: Artaud and Borges on dubbing' / Mikhail Yampolsky --
'Cinemas of cruelty?' / Francis Vanoye.
Responsibility: edited by Edward Scheer.
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