MAURICE BLANCHOT (1907 - 2003)




  • Anthologies:

    • Station Hill Blanchot Reader: Fiction and Literary Essays.  Ed. George Quasha.  Barrytown, NY: Station Hill, 1998.

    • Blanchot Reader.  Ed. Michael Holland.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1995.

    • The Siren's Song: Selected Essays of Maurice Blanchot.  Ed. Gabriel Jospovici.  Trans. Sacha Rabinovitch.  1982.

    • The Gaze of Orpheus, and Other Essays.  Ed. Lydia Davis.  New York: Station Hill, 2981.

    • L’Amitié Paris: Gallimard, 1971.

      • Friendship.  Trans. Elizabeth Rottenberg.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 1997.

    • Oeuvres Complètes.  Paris: Gallimard, .

    • L'Ecriture du désastre.  1980.

      • The Writing of the Disaster.  Trans. Ann Smock.  Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 1986.

    • L'Entretien infini.  1969.
      • The Infinite Conversation.  Trans. Susan Hanson.  Minnesota: U of Minnesota P, 1992.

    • Le Livre à venir.  1959.

      • The Book to Come.  Trans. Charlotte Mandell.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2003.

    • L'Espace littéraire.  1955.

      • The Space of Literature.  Trans. Ann Smock.  Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 1989.

    • Lautréaumont et Sade.  1949.

    • La Part du feu.  1949.

      • The Work of Fire.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 1995.

    • Faux Pas.  1943.

      • Faux Pas.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2001.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • The Step Not Beyond.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1993.

    • Une Voix venue d’ailleurs.  Paris: Gallimard, 2002.

    • Michel Foucault tel que je l'imagine.  1986.
      • Maurice Blanchot: the Thought from Outside and Michel Foucault as I Imagine Him.  By Blanchot and Michel Foucault.  Trans. Jeffrey Mehlman and Brian Massumi.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987.
    • La Communauté inavouableParis: Minuit, 1983.

      • The Unavowable Community.  Trans. Pierre Joris.  Barrytown, NY: Station Hill, 1989.

    • "La Littérature et le droit à la mort."  La Part du feu.  1949.

      • "Literature and the Right to Death." 

    • "Le Regard d'Orphée."

    • "Les Deux Versions de l'imaginaire."

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      • "The Absence of the Book."  Deconstruction in Context: Literature and Philosophy.  Ed. Mark C. Taylor.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1986.  382-395.


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  • Anthologies:

    • Gill, Caroline Bailey, ed.  Maurice Blanchot: the Demand of Writing.  London: Routledge, 1996.

    • Hart, Kevin, and Geoffrey Hartmann, eds.  The Power of Contestation: Perspectives on Maurice Blanchot.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2004.

    • Hill, Leslie, Brian Nelson, and Dimitris Vardoulakis, eds.  After Blanchot: Literature, Criticism, Philosophy.  Newark: U of Delaware P, 2006.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Bident, Christophe.  Maurice Blanchot, partenaire invisible.  Paris: Champ Vallon, 1998.

    • Bruns, Gerald L.  Maurice Blanchot: the Refusal of Philosophy.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 1997.

    • Clark, Timothy.  Derrida, Heidegger, Blanchot: Sources of Derrida's Notion and Practice of LiteratureCambridge: CUP, 1992.
    • Davies, Paul.  "Blanchot."  A Companion to Continental PhilosophyEd. Simon Critchley and William R. SchroederOxford: Blackwell, 1998.  304-318.

    • De Man, Paul.  "Impersonality in the Criticism of Maurice Blanchot."  Blindness and Insight: Essays in the Rhetoric of Contemporary Criticism.  1971.

    • Derrida, Jacques. 

      • Demeure: Fiction and Testimony.  Stanford: Stanford UP, 2000.

    • Flesch, William.  Radical Passivity: Levinas, Blanchot, and Agamben.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1999.

    • Foucault, Michel. 

      • Maurice Blanchot: the Thought from Outside.  New York: Zone, 1989.

    • Guyer, Sara.  "Maurice Blanchot (1907 - 2003)."  Twentieth-Century European Cultural Theorists.  2nd Series.  Vol. 296 of Dictionary of Literary Biography.  Ed. Paul Hansom.  Detroit: Gale, 2004.  40-52.

    • Haase, Ulrich, and William Large.  Maurice Blanchot.  London: Routledge, 2001.

    • Hart, Kevin L.  The Dark Gaze: Maurice Blanchot and the Sacred.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2004.

    • Hill, Leslie.  Blanchot: Extreme Contemporary.  London: Routledge, 1997.

    • Holland, Michael.  "Maurice Blanchot."  French Studies 58.4 (2004): .

    • Iyer, Lars.  Blanchot’s Communism: Art, Philosophy, Politics.  London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

    • Iyer, Lars.  Blanchot’s Vigilance: Phenomenology, Literature, Ethics.  London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

    • Large, William.  Maurice Blanchot and Emmanuel Levinas: Ethics and the Ambiguity of Writing.  Manchester: Clinamen, 2005.




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