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The Tears of Eros
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Georges Bataille
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-06 - Publisher: City Lights Books

The Tears of Eros is the culmination of Georges Bataille's inquiries into the relationship between violence and the sacred. Taking up such figures as Giles de Rais, Erzebet Bathory, the Marquis de Sade, El Greco, Gustave Moreau, Andre Breton, Voodoo practitioners, and Chinese torture victims, Bataille reveals their common obsession:
Georges Bataille
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Bejamin Noys
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-05-20 - Publisher: Pluto Press

''... brilliantly original ... brings cultural and post-colonial theory to bear on a wide range of authors with great skill and sensitivity.' Terry Eagleton
The Unfinished System of Nonknowledge
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Georges Bataille
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-01 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

Keuze uit het werk van de Franse filosoof (1897-1962).
The Chains of Eros
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Andre Green
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-04 - Publisher: Routledge

The author, a leading figure in contemporary psychoanalytic theory, deplores the absence of sexuality and the erotic from current psychoanalytic theory and practice. Instead, he demonstrates how human sexuality forms an 'erotic chain'. The work of analysis, he argues, consists in following the dynamic movements of the erotic process, by
The Cambridge History of World Literature
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Debjani Ganguly
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

World Literature is a vital part of twentieth-first century critical and comparative literary studies. As a field that engages seriously with function of literary studies in our global era, the study of World literature requires new approaches. The Cambridge History of World Literature is founded on the assumption that World