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Change in the archive: Blanchot's 'L'Entretien infini'

McKeane, John 2013. Change in the archive: Blanchot's 'L'Entretien infini'. Forum for Modern Language Studies 10.1093/fmls/cqt027

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Abstract

Today we are faced with the problem of how to relate the archives of deconstructionist thinkers to their thought, which seems opposed to historically-oriented or genetic criticism. This article is the first to look comprehensively at the gestation of Maurice Blanchot's L'Entretien infini, including the work's page-proofs which were made available in 2009. I thus address the multiple processes of change at work throughout Blanchot's writing, with change being a process whose importance goes beyond any single new form of writing resulting from it. My presentation of the archival material is contextualized via a discussion of the notion of L'Absence de livre (the project's working title). Rather than being a straightfoward incompleteness or fragmentation, this notion establishes a fraught relationship between such ideas and what it calls ‘le Livre’.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Modern Languages
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
D History General and Old World > DC France
Additional Information: Published online June 19th 2013.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISSN: 0015-8518
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2016 23:32
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/55312

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