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Title A writer's topography : space and place in the life and works of Albert Camus / edited by Jason Herbeck and Vincent Grégoire
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 266 pages)
Series Faux titre ; volume 406
Faux titre ; no. 406.
Contents Part I: Camus and His Works: Openings and Closings -- Les lieux ouverts et le royaume -- Exiled in a Spiritual Geography: Albert Camus's Road to Values -- Part II: Ontological Spaces -- Reflexion sur le theme du plateau dans la vie et l'oeuvre de Camus -- Topographies suspendues -- Tipasa and le monde: Metonymic Displacement in "Noces a Tipasa."
Formes et fonctions de la prison chez CamusPart III: Literal Meeting Places of the Imaginary -- Paysages et d'autres reseaux de vie chez Camus -- The Cooper and the Painter: The Topography of the Atelier in L'Exil et le Royaume -- A Psychogeography of the Monstrous in Le Premier Homme -- Part IV: Literary Meeting Places: Camus and His Contemporaries -- Blanchot, Camus: une approche preliminaire -- Le tombeau parental ou le temps d'un retour dans Le Premier Homme d'Albert Camus et Adieu ma mere, adieu mon coeur de Jules Roy
Hemingway's Influence on Camus: The Iceberg as TopographyPart V: In (the) Place of Writing: Literal and Literary Constructions -- Bridging Consciousness: A Topographical Reading of La Chute -- La Peste ou les metamorphoses d'Oran -- Ecrire le lieu qui s'inscrit: topographies toponymiques dans La Peste et La Chute -- The Figure of the Labyrinth in "Le Renegat" and "La Pierre qui pousseae
Summary Albert Camus sustained a lifelong awareness of and appreciation for what he termed le visage de ce monde -the face of this earth. This original collection of essays examines how topography influenced Camus's understanding and expression of the human condition
Notes "A collection of articles in French and English selected from the proceedings of an international colloquium held in Boise, Idaho, on April 18-19, 2013, to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the birth of Albert Camus in 1913"--Introduction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Text in English and French
Print version record
Subject Camus, Albert, 1913-1960 -- Criticism and interpretation
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960
Camus, Albert 1913-1960
Raum, ...
Geography in literature.
Place (Philosophy) in literature.
Space and time in literature.
Landscapes in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- French.
Geography in literature
Landscapes in literature
Place (Philosophy) in literature
Space and time in literature
Geografie Motiv
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Herbeck, Jason, editor.
Grégoire, Vincent, editor.
ISBN 9789004302679