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Author: Maurice Blanchot

Maurice Blanchot (1907-2003) was a French writer, philosopher, and literary theorist. His work had a strong influence on later post-structuralist theorists such as Jacques Derrida. He is one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in modern French writing yet no interview, no biographical sketch, and hardly any photographs have ever been published of him.

Death Sentence
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Death Sentence

Station Hill Press

Fiction. Translated from the French by Lydia Davis. This long awaited reprint of a book about which John Hollander wrote: "A masterful version of one of the most remarkable novels in any language since World War II," is the story of the narrator's r...

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The Madness of the Day

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The Madness of the Day

Station Hill Press

Fiction. Translated from the French by Lydia Davis. Jacques Derrida writes of THE MADNESS OF THE DAY that it is "a story whose title runs wild and drives the reader mad...la folie du jour, the madness of today, of the day today, which leads to the m...

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The One Who Was Standing Apart from Me

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The One Who Was Standing Apart from Me

Station Hill Press

Fiction. Translated from the French by Lydia Davis. This work takes the form of a conversation, an interview. An obsessive questioning back and forth builds up Blanchot's narrative, with its sense—shared with Kafka's famous "doorkeeper" parable—that...

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THE UNAVOWABLE COMMUNITY
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THE UNAVOWABLE COMMUNITY

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Cultural Writing. Literary Criticism. Translated from the French by Pierre Joris. THE UNAVOWABLE COMMUNITY is an inquiry into the nature and possibility of community, asking whether there can be a community of individuals that is truly "communal." T...

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