Beckett and Eros: Death of Humanism

3.33 avg rating
( 3 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780333681626: Beckett and Eros: Death of Humanism
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The decade since Beckett's death has seen new interests in the erotic sweeping through our culture, acting in uneasy counterpoint to its established humanistic infrastructure and opening new questions about the significance of sexuality. Surprisingly or not, Beckett has startling further light to throw on the erotic phenomenon variously but insistently recognised in our time. This book is the first to propose a 'mythopoetics of sex' with which to explore Beckett's work as a whole.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Synopsis:

The decade since Beckett's death has seen new interests in the erotic in western culture, acting in counterpoint to its established humanistic infrastructure and opening new questions about the significance of sexuality. Surprisingly or not, Beckett has startling further light to throw on this erotic phenomenon. This book proposes a "mythopoetics of sex" with which to explore Beckett's work as a whole.

About the Author:

PAUL DAVIES is a Lecturer of English at the University of Ulster. He has contributed to numerous books, journals and conferences and is author of Romanticism and Esoteric Tradition (1998), and The Ideal Real: Beckett's Fiction and Imagination (1994).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780312234072: Beckett and Eros: Death of Humanism

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0312234074 ISBN 13:  9780312234072
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan, 2000
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Davies, P.
Published by Palgrave Macmillan (2017)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2017; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780333681626_lsuk

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
120.85
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.87
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Paul Davies
Published by Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom (2000)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2000. Hardback. Condition: New. 2000 ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The decade since Beckett's death has seen new interests in the erotic sweeping through our culture, acting in uneasy counterpoint to its established humanistic infrastructure and opening new questions about the significance of sexuality. Surprisingly or not, Beckett has startling further light to throw on the erotic phenomenon variously but insistently recognised in our time. This book is the first to propose a 'mythopoetics of sex' with which to explore Beckett's work as a whole. Seller Inventory # APC9780333681626

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
147.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Davies, P.
Published by Palgrave Macmillan (2000)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
California Books
(MIAMI, FL, U.S.A.)

Book Description Palgrave Macmillan, 2000. Condition: New. This book is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # I-9780333681626

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
147.49
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Paul Davies
Published by St Martins Pr (2000)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)

Book Description St Martins Pr, 2000. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0333681622

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
149.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Paul Davies
Published by Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom (2000)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2000. Hardback. Condition: New. 2000 ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The decade since Beckett's death has seen new interests in the erotic sweeping through our culture, acting in uneasy counterpoint to its established humanistic infrastructure and opening new questions about the significance of sexuality. Surprisingly or not, Beckett has startling further light to throw on the erotic phenomenon variously but insistently recognised in our time. This book is the first to propose a 'mythopoetics of sex' with which to explore Beckett's work as a whole. Seller Inventory # APC9780333681626

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
155.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Paul Davies
Published by Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom (2000)
ISBN 10: 0333681622 ISBN 13: 9780333681626
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Palgrave MacMillan, United Kingdom, 2000. Hardback. Condition: New. 2000 ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The decade since Beckett's death has seen new interests in the erotic sweeping through our culture, acting in uneasy counterpoint to its established humanistic infrastructure and opening new questions about the significance of sexuality. Surprisingly or not, Beckett has startling further light to throw on the erotic phenomenon variously but insistently recognised in our time. This book is the first to propose a 'mythopoetics of sex' with which to explore Beckett's work as a whole. Seller Inventory # LHB9780333681626

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
155.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds