May 20, Awaiting Oblivion ($; May 15, ; 88 pp.; ): Another of Blanchot’s almost-fictions (The One Who Was Standing Apart. Awaiting Oblivion (L’attente l’oubli) is one of the crowning works by the French philosopher and novelist Maurice Blanchot. Located at the crossroads of fiction. Choice. “Awaiting Oblivion is one of [Blanchot’s] crowning works a penetrating reflection upon human nature, language, and literature.””–Translation Review.

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University of Nebraska Press- Fiction – 85 pages. Please view eBay estimated oblivikn times at the top of the listing. Strongly reminiscent of Beckett’s Waiting for Godot and Pirandello’s Six Characters in Search of an Author, Awaiting Oblivion takes place in an anonymous hotel room, furnished with only a bed, an armchair, and a table. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. With fast shipping, low prices, friendly service and over 1, in stock items – you’re bound to find what you want, at a price you’ll love!


Maurice Blanchot has been for a half century one of France’s leading authors of fiction and theory. Awaiting Oblivion L’attente l’oubli is one of the crowning works by the French philosopher and novelist Maurice Blanchot. Geeta Patel Limited preview – Their reserved confusion and quiet desperation eventually pblivion upon them and us the realization that imagination or, if you will, writing can create reality — and offer the paradoxical solace that seems to rest at the heart of Blanchot’s writing: For purchases where a shipping charge was paid, there will be no refund of the original shipping charge.


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