Vicious Circles (Paperback)

By Maurice Blanchot

Barrytown/Station Hill Press, Inc., 9780930794972, 78pp.

Publication Date: January 6, 1995

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Description

These early parables of Maurice Blanchot provide a rewarding introduction to a modern master; they also illuminate with hallucinatory intensity certain consequences of the hopeless and irresistible human longing to communicate through language. The world is still haunted by the ghosts of unspoken and unspeakable words emanating from the deaths here recounted almost fifty years ago.


About the Author

Maurice Blanchot is one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in modern French writing. His work encompasses the writing of novels and r