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Marguerite Duras A Beg Guide By Martin Crowley

Marguerite Duras A Beg Guide by Martin Crowley

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Marguerite Duras was one of the twentieth-century's prolific authors. This book provides a guide to understanding Duras both as an important figure in her own right, and in her artistic, political and philosophical contexts. It considers her works.

Marguerite Duras A Beg Guide Summary

Marguerite Duras A Beg Guide by Martin Crowley

Marguerite Duras was one of the twentieth-century's most successful, prolific and challenging authors. In this introduction, Martin Crowley provides a clear, accessible guide to understanding Duras both as an important figure in her own right, and in her artistic, political and philosophical contexts. Duras's major works are considered, along with a number of lesser known texts and key critical approaches to her work.

About Martin Crowley

Martin Crowley is a lecturer in French at Cambridge and did his DPhil on Writing and the Ethical in the Work of Marguerite Duras.

Table of Contents

1 - Why Read Duras Today? 2 - How to Approach Duras's Work; 3 - Biography and Influences; 4 - Major Works - Moderato Cantabile; Le Ravissement de Lol V Stein; L'Amant; 5 - Major Themes - Memory; Desire; Women; 6 - Contemporary Critical Approaches - Feminism; Psychoanalysis; 7 - Where to Next?

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GOR006484761
9780340846131
0340846135
Marguerite Duras A Beg Guide by Martin Crowley
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Murray Press
2002-08-08
96
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