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The delirium of praise

Bataille, Blanchot, Deleuze, Foucault, Klossowski

by Eleanor Kaufman

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French essays -- History and criticism,
  • French prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Praise in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-218) and index.

    StatementEleanor Kaufman.
    SeriesParallax, Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ731 .K38 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6776112M
    ISBN 100801865131
    LC Control Number00008849

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    Lauren Oliver's powerful New York Times bestselling novel Delirium&#;the first in a dystopian trilogy&#;presents a world as terrifying as George Orwell's and a romance as true as Romeo & an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure. Living with her aunt. 'Following directly on the heels of Delirium, Pandemonium is equally riveting. The underlying theme that love will win out regardless of prohibition is a powerful idea that will speak to teens.', Praise for Before I Fall:â Oliver, in a pitch-perfect teen voice, explores the power we have to affect the people around us in this intensely believable first novel This is a compelling book with a 5/5(3).

    This entry was posted in Words and tagged damning with faint praise, Discworld, fantasy, fluff books, humor, Terry Pratchett, travelogue on Octo by Chris. Delirium was once Delight When you want to know absolutely everything there is to know about everything well, okay, you should probably check with Wikipedia Pete. The Travelers' Best Friend. Lauren Oliver is the cofounder of media and content development company Glasstown Entertainment, where she serves as the President of Production.. She is also the New York Times bestselling author of the YA novels Replica, Vanishing Girls, Panic, and the Delirium trilogy: Delirium, Pandemonium, and Requiem, which have been translated into more than thirty languages.


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Structured as a circular series of exchanges, the book examines pairings of two thinkers with respect to a given by: The laudatory essay, in which one author praises the work of another, is frequently characterized as an unimportant, even uncritical mode of writing.

But as Eleanor Kaufman argues in The Delirium of Praise, this mode The delirium of praise book exchange is serious and substantial enough to4/5(9). Cogently and elegantly written, The Delirium of Praise succeeds in locating the creative force of interwoven and complicated expressions of friendship.

Going against the pragmatic and edifying traditions of literature, Kaufman's book rewards where it unsettles, or where it displaces and confuses received ideas about the ends of communication and : Eleanor Kaufman.

The Delirium of Praise examines a group of five twentieth-century French intellectuals—Georges Bataille, Maurice Blanchot, Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, and Pierre Klossowski—and their laudatory essays about each other.

Structured as a circular series of exchanges, the book examines pairings of two thinkers with respect to a given theme. The Delirium of Praise examines a group of five twentieth-century French intellectuals — Georges Bataille, Maurice Blanchot, Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, and Pierre Klossowski — and their laudatory essays about each other.

Structured as a circular series of exchanges, the book examines pairings of two thinkers with respect to a given theme.

Praise The first book in Lauren Oliver’s New York Times bestselling trilogy about forbidden love, revolution, and the power to choose.

In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure.

Delirium (the book) is about Lena, a girl of seventeen who is nearing her procedure called “the cure”. She will be fixed and no longer have the feelings and The delirium of praise book she presently has. The world is a /5(K). Lauren Oliver's powerful New York Times bestselling novel Delirium—the first in a dystopian trilogy—presents a world as terrifying as George Orwell's and a romance as true as Romeo & an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure.

The first book in Lauren Oliver’s New York Times bestselling trilogy about forbidden love, revolution, and the power to choose. In an alternate United Stat.

Delirium (Delirium, #1), Lauren Oliver Delirium is the first in her dystopian trilogy. It tells the story of a society where love has been considered a disease and everyone has to go through a special treatment on their eighteenth birthday to be cured of the illness.4/5.

The Delirium of Praise examines a group of five twentieth-century French intellectuals―Georges Bataille, Maurice Blanchot, Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, and Pierre Klossowski―and their laudatory essays about each other. Structured as a circular series of exchanges, the book examines pairings of two thinkers with respect to a given : Eleanor Kaufman.

Delirium Summary. Lena Haloway, our fearful narrator (yes, we mean fearful—this girl's afraid of everything), lives in a world where love is a a crime. No wonder Lena's scared.

In this society, your own emotions can be your enemy. The laudatory essay, in which one author praises the work of another, is frequently characterized as an unimportant, even uncritical mode of writing. But as Eleanor Kaufman argues in The Delirium of Praise, this mode of exchange is serious and substantial enough to merit scholarly attention.

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Delirium is set in Portland, Maine, 64 years after love (amor deliria nervosa or delirium) has been declared a disease by the U.S. government. Seventeen-year-old Lena Holoway is looking forward to her 18th birthday, when she can have the mandatory medical procedure that.

The Delirium of Praise is to be commended for its remarkable conciseness, which is the reward of a lucid structure and accounts for its compact size. In addition to these achievements, it needs be noted that it can also be read as an introduction to the work of Pierre Klossowski, long overdue in English, as Kaufman rightly points out her insightful but elliptical remarks make the reader hope that she will find.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xii, pages) Contents: Introduction: Noli me legere (Don't read me) --Chattering silences: Bataille and Blanchot on Louis-René des Forêt's Le Bavard --"Oh my friends, there is no friend": Blanchot, Foucault, and Derrida --Madness and repetition: the absence of work in.

Praise for Delirium: “In a thick climate of fear, Oliver spins out a suspenseful story of awakening and resistance with true love at its core. The Horn Book This is a romance in the purest of senses, where just the longing for the faintest taste of love is worth the greatest of risks/5().

The first book in Lauren Oliver’s New York Times bestselling trilogy about forbidden love, revolution, and the power to choose. In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure.

This is a joint publication of Floricanto Press and Berkeley Press. INTERNATIONAL PRAISE FOR THE DELIRIUM OF SIMON BOLIVAR “Beautifully exploring the theme that ‘only those who see the invisible can do the impossible,’ this exciting, lucid, and often heartbreaking collection of poems tracks the life and consciousness of the great Liberator Simon Bolivar.The Delirium of Praise examines a group of five twentieth-century French intellectuals-Georges Bataille, Maurice Blanchot, Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, and Pierre Klossowski-and their laudatory essays about each other.

Structured as a circular series of exchanges, the book examines pairings of two thinkers with respect to a given theme.Praise for Delirium: “Strong characters, a vivid portrait of the lives of teens in a repressive society, and nagging questions that can be applied to our world today make this book especially compelling and discussable.” — School Library Journal (starred review).