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The Resource Into the Breach : Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature

Into the Breach : Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature

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Into the Breach : Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature
Title
Into the Breach
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Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature
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eng
Summary
Arguing that Beckett's understanding of subjectivity cannot be reduced to that of phenomenology or existential humanism, Thomas Trezise offers a major reinterpretation of Beckett in light of Freud and such post-modernists as Bataille, Blanchot, and Derrida. Through extended comparisons of Beckett's trilogy of novels with the writings of these thinkers, he emphasizes a ""general economy"" of signification that both produces and dispossesses the phenomenological self. Trezise shows how Beckett's work defines literature as an instance within this economy and in so doing challenges traditional
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non fiction
Nature of contents
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Princeton Legacy Library
Into the Breach : Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature
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Into the Breach : Samuel Beckett and the Ends of Literature
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7zvp46
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cr
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Contents
Cover ; Contents; Preface; Introduction the Breach; 1. Dispossession; 2. Impersonality; 3. Error; Conclusion the Ends of Literature; Index
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1 online resource (189 pages).
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9781400861354
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