Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist MOBI ä Core

Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist MOBI ä Core


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  1. s.m. k. s.m. k. says:

    This is a very accessible introduction to the thought of Bataille As Bataille was a writer writing against systems, Hegarty does a nice job of presenting the interconnections of Bataille s work while tending with the paradoxes of such a position this in addition to pointing out the further paradoxes and contradictions of Bataille s thought Having not read any Bataille before having read this book, I do not have the data to determine the appropriateness of Hegarty s interpretation, but he is f This is a very accessible introduction to the thought of Bataille As Bataille was a writer writing against systems, Hegarty does a nice job of presenting the interconnections of Bataille s work while tending with the paradoxes of such a position this in addition to pointing out the further paradoxes and contradictions of Bataille s thought Having not read any Bataille before having read this book, I do not have the data to determine the appropriateness of Hegarty s interpretation, but he is fair in pointing to the strengths and weaknesses blind spots of Bataille s work There were extensive citations, as one would expect in such a book, and many quotes from Bataille s many works, fiction and nonfiction, illustrating the author s interpretation.Finally, the book is quite short 160 pp providing a concise overview for those who want an introduction to Bataille s thought and his influence on later writers such as Kristeva, Derrida, Foucault, and Baudrillard


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Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist [Ebook] ➧ Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist By Paul Hegarty – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Long recognized in France as a central figure in French cultural thought, the range and significance of Batille s ideas are now being grasped in the English speaking world His influence on Derrida, Fo Long recognized in France as a Core Cultural ePUB ✓ central figure in French cultural thought, the range and significance of Batille s ideas are now being grasped in the English speaking world His influence on Derrida, Foucault, Kristeva and Baudrillard Georges Bataille: PDF/EPUB ² is now clearly understood and Bataille has emerged as a front rank cultural theorist who posed questions and paradoxes that were extraordinarily prescientThis book offers a comprehensive and detailed presentation and analysis of the full range of his Bataille: Core Cultural PDF ✓ writings political, philosophical, aesthetic, literary, anthropological and cultural And tackles his thoughts on waste, sacrifice, death, eroticism, surplus, ecstasy and drunkenness, offering the best available guide to this challenging and utterly unique thinker.

  • Paperback
  • 192 pages
  • Georges Bataille: Core Cultural Theorist
  • Paul Hegarty
  • English
  • 06 October 2019
  • 0761960783

About the Author: Paul Hegarty

Paul Hegarty is an author, musician, Core Cultural ePUB ✓ and lecturer in aesthetics at University College Cork He performs in the noise band Safe and is involved in running the experimental music record label dotdotdotmusic.