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Author: Nathanael

Nathanaël is the author of more than 30 books written in English or in French, including JE NATHANAËL; PASOLINI'S OUR, SISYPHUS, OUTDONE.; Theatres of the Catastrophal (2012); the notebooks, Carnet de désaccords (2009), Carnet de délibérations (2011), Carnet de somme (2012); and the essay of correspondence, Absence Where As (Claude Cahun and the Unopened Book) (2009), first published in French as L'absence au lieu (2007). Her work has been translated into Basque, Greek, Slovene, and Spanish (Mexico), with book-length publications in Bulgarian and Portuguese (Brazil). The recipient of the Prix Alain-Grandbois for ...s'arrête? Je (2008), Nathanaël's translations include works by Édouard Glissant, Catherine Mavrikakis, and Hilda Hilst (the latter in collaboration with Rachel Gontijo Araujo). Nathanaël's translation of MURDER by Danielle Collobert was a finalist for a Best Translated Book Award in 2014. Her translation of The Mausoleum of Lovers by Hervé Guibert has been recognized by fellowships from the PEN American Center and the Centre National du Livre de France. Nathanaël lives in Chicago.

Asclepias: The Milkweeds
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Asclepias: The Milkweeds

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Literary Nonfiction. Essays. Translation Studies. Poetry. Philosophy. Music. Photography. Film. A dynamic new collection of essays on the precarious nature of translation and representation. The talks gathered in ASCLEPIAS: THE MILKWEEDS are all con...

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Feder
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Feder

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Fiction. Poetry. LGBT Studies. With an English as ebullient as it is macabre, Nathanaël's novel plunges its reader into a filmic world redolent of unsolved crime and suspicion. Part noir, part philosophical investigation, part literary subterfuge. I...

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Je Nathanaël
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Je Nathanaël

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Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. LGBTQIA Studies. Afterword by Elena Basile. JE NATHANAËL is an endangered text. Neither essay nor poem nor novel nor sex-show, what it takes from language it gives back to the body.In JE NATHANAËL, first published in 200...

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The Middle Notebookes
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The Middle Notebookes

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Literary Nonfiction. Philosophy. Translation & Translation Studies. Nathanaël's philosophical notebooks propose a poetics of intimate engagement with mortality. THE MIDDLE NOTEBOOKES began in French, as three carnets, written in keeping with three s...

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Pasolini's Our
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Pasolini's Our

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Literary Nonfiction. Art. Film. A philosophical and epigrammatic meditation on a body immersed in language, history and place, refracted through film, photography and architecture. The body of the filmmaker is itself a discrepancy. This may be one o...

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Sisyphus, Outdone.: Theatres of the Catastrophal
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Sisyphus, Outdone.: Theatres of the Catastrophal

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Literary Nonfiction. Here, Nathanaël engages the catastrophal—photographic, translative, architectural—calling to the scene a discrepant combinatory of voices including Ingeborg Bachmann, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and Dmitri Shostakovich, to insist on th...

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