May 20, Awaiting Oblivion ($; May 15, ; 88 pp.; ): Another of Blanchot’s almost-fictions (The One Who Was Standing Apart. Awaiting Oblivion (L’attente l’oubli) is one of the crowning works by the French philosopher and novelist Maurice Blanchot. Located at the crossroads of fiction. Choice. “Awaiting Oblivion is one of [Blanchot’s] crowning works a penetrating reflection upon human nature, language, and literature.””–Translation Review.

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Awaiting Oblivion L’attente l’oubli is one of the crowning works by the French philosopher and novelist Maurice Blanchot. Located at the crossroads nlanchot fiction and philosophy, it is a daring, innovative, and strikingly original experiment in literary form.

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Returns must be postmarked within 4 business days of authorisation and must be in resellable condition. Their reserved confusion and quiet desperation eventually impress upon them and us the realization that imagination or, if you will, writing can create reality — and offer the paradoxical solace that seems to rest at the heart of Blanchot’s writing: With fast shipping, low prices, friendly service and over 1, in stock items – you’re bound to find what you want, at a price you’ll love!

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Lyrical Movements, Historical Hauntings: A Taste for the Negative: From inside the book. References to this book A Taste for the Negative: Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Account Options Sign in. There we encounter a man and a woman who blanfhot the words of translator John Gregg “are alternately waiting for something to happen to them that never does and vainly trying to remember something that may have already happened to them. Strongly reminiscent of Beckett’s Hlanchot for Godot and Pirandello’s Six Characters in Search of an Author, Awaiting Oblivion takes place in an anonymous hotel room, furnished with only a bed, an armchair, and a table.


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