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Beckett's Proust/Deleuze's Proust by Mary Bryden

Beckett's Proust/Deleuze's Proust


Beckett's Proust/Deleuze's Proust by Mary Bryden

An encounter between Deleuze the philosopher, Proust the novelist, and Beckett the writer creating interdisciplinary and inter-aesthetic bridges between them, covering textual, visual, sonic and performative phenomena, including provocative speculation about how Proust might have responded to Deleuze and Beckett.

About the Author

JEROME CORNETTE (d. April 2008), originally from Paris, was Assistant Professor of French and Film Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University, having taught previously at Reed College and the University of Utah, USA GARIN DOWD teaches in the Faculty of the Arts, Thames Valley University, UK CHRISTOPHER M. DROHAN is Assistant Director, European Graduate School of Media and Communication, Saas-Fee, Switzerland PATRICK FFRENCH is Professor of French, King's College London, UK STEVEN FOSTER is a photographer living and working in Canandaigua, New York, USA ERIKA FUELOEP recently completed her PhD at the French Department in the University of Aberdeen, UK JOE HUGHES teaches English at the University of Minnesota, USA JENNIFER M. JEFFERS is Professor of English at Cleveland State University, USA CLARK LUNBERRY is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of North Florida, in Jacksonville, Florida, USA FRANZ MICHAEL MAIER is Privatdozent of Musicology at the Free University of Berlin, Germany PHILIPPE MENGUE, a retired Professor, was Agrege and Doctor in Philosophy at the College international de Philosophie, Paris, France CAROL MURPHY is Professor of French, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Florida and Director of the France-Florida Research Institute, USA IAN PACE pursues parallel careers as a pianist, specialising in contemporary work, and a musicologist concerned especially with issues of music and society JAMES REID is a Professor of French, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at Illinois State University, USA ANTHONY UHLMANN is Associate Professor, School of Humanities and Languages, University of Western Sydney, Australia ADAM WATT is Lecturer in French, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK

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Book Info

Publication date

30th September 2009


Mary Bryden

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Palgrave Macmillan


248 pages


History of Western philosophy
Literary theory
History of Western philosophy
Philosophy of mind
Literature: history & criticism



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