Blue of Noon
Marion Boyars, 2002 - 128 páginas
Set against the backdrop of Europe's slide into Fascism, this twentieth-century erotic classic takes the reader on a dark journey through the psyche of the pre-war French intelligentsia, torn between identification with the victims of history and the glamour of its victors. One of Bataille's overtly political works, it explores the ambiguity of sex as a subversive force, bringing violence, power and death together in a terrifying unity.
"Georges Bataille is one of the most important writers of the century"—Michel Foucault
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Six : Impudence and Cowardice ' To implicate ( and to question ) everything
without possible respite . . . ' Georges Bataille , Expérience Intérieure The very
real conflict between the forces of order and chaos that exist in Bataille ' s novels
Is it possible to read Story of the Eye without bursting out laughing ? The eye that
exists at the centre of Bataille ' s most infamous novel is not just an object or a
shape . A complex series of associations evidently emanate from the eye : eggs ...
possible solution . I got dressed . I phoned from Badalona . I had little confidence
in Michel ' s accepting . Then he was on the other end of the wire ; he accepted .
He started talking to me . He was thoroughly discouraged . He spoke with the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - Kristelh - LibraryThing
A nihilist novel by Georges Bataille, Blue of Noon, is set during the Spanish Civil War and the early years of Nazi movement. The protagonist, Henri Timmermann is a sick man (physically and ... Leer comentario completo
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - amerynth - LibraryThing
While I didn't actually hate Georges Bataille's "Blue of Noon," I really didn't get it either. This supposed to be a novel that used eroticism to show how sex, violence and power is intertwined and ... Leer comentario completo
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