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"Coming to writing" and other essays

Author: Hélène Cixous; Deborah Jenson
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Presents six essays by the French author Helen Cixous. Known for her work on sexual difference and its relation to the literary text, she explores here the problematics of a "feminine" mode of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cixous, Hélène, 1937-
"Coming to writing" and other essays.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1991
(DLC) 90026785
Named Person: Hélène Cixous
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hélène Cixous; Deborah Jenson
OCLC Number: 645798591
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 214 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: "Writing past the wall" / by Susan Rubin Suleiman --
Coming to writing --
Clarice Lispector --
Tancredi continues --
The last painting or the portrait of God --
By the light of an apple --
The author in truth --
"Coming to reading Hélène Cixous" / by Deborah Jenson.
Responsibility: Hélène Cixous ; with an introductory essay by Susan Rubin Suleiman ; edited by Deborah Jenson ; translated by Sarah Cornell [and others].


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Helene Cixous is today, in my view, the greatest writer in what I will call my language, the French language if you like. And I am weighing my words as I say that. For a great writer must be a Read more...

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