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Nathalie’s Rotunda: Breaching the Threshold of Maurice Blanchot’s L’Arrêt de mort

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posted on 2017-05-21, 03:55 authored by Hélène Frichot
This paper will contend that Blanchot’s conceptual work on the space of literature lingers in an uncom-fortable proximity to that space we conventionally name “architecture.” What I will examine below is what Blanchot himself has identified as a “spatial movement that is in relation with the becoming of writing” (IC 260), such that we forge a passage to and fro between at least two different registers of space.


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