Mourning Diary: October 26, 1977 - September 15, 1979 Roland Barthes

Mourning Diary: October 26, 1977 - September 15, 1979

Author: Roland Barthes
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Book Title
Mourning Diary: October 26, 1977 - September 15, 1979
Author
Roland Barthes
ISBN
9780374533113
In the sentence 'She's no longer suffering, ' to what, to whom does 'she' refer? What does that present tense mean? --Roland Barthes, from his diary The day after his mother's death in October 1977, Roland Barthes began a diary of mourning. For nearly two years, the legendary French theorist wrote about a solitude new to him; about the ebb and flow of sadness; about the slow pace of mourning, and life reclaimed through writing. Named a Top 10 Book of 2010 by The New York Times and one of the Best Books of 2010 by Slate and The Times Literary Supplement, Mourning Diary is a major discovery in Roland Barthes's work: a skeleton key to the themes he tackled throughout his life, as well as a unique study of grief--intimate, deeply moving, and universal.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Roland BarthesPublisher: Hill & WangPublished: 03/13/2012ISBN: 9780374533113Pages: 260Weight: 0.55lbsSize: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d

In the sentence 'She's no longer suffering, ' to what, to whom does 'she' refer? What does that present tense mean? --Roland Barthes, from his diary

The day after his mother's death in October 1977, Roland Barthes began a diary of mourning. For nearly two years, the legendary French theorist wrote about a solitude new to him; about the ebb and flow of sadness; about the slow pace of mourning, and life reclaimed through writing. Named a Top 10 Book of 2010 by The New York Times and one of the Best Books of 2010 by Slate and The Times Literary Supplement, Mourning Diary is a major discovery in Roland Barthes's work: a skeleton key to the themes he tackled throughout his life, as well as a unique study of grief--intimate, deeply moving, and universal.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Roland Barthes
Publisher: Hill & Wang
Published: 03/13/2012
ISBN: 9780374533113
Pages: 260
Weight: 0.55lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d

In the sentence 'She's no longer suffering, ' to what, to whom does 'she' refer? What does that present tense mean? --Roland Barthes, from his diary

The day after his mother's death in October 1977, Roland Barthes began a diary of mourning. For nearly two years, the legendary French theorist wrote about a solitude new to him; about the ebb and flow of sadness; about the slow pace of mourning, and life reclaimed through writing. Named a Top 10 Book of 2010 by The New York Times and one of the Best Books of 2010 by Slate and The Times Literary Supplement, Mourning Diary is a major discovery in Roland Barthes's work: a skeleton key to the themes he tackled throughout his life, as well as a unique study of grief--intimate, deeply moving, and universal.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Roland Barthes
Publisher: Hill & Wang
Published: 03/13/2012
ISBN: 9780374533113
Pages: 260
Weight: 0.55lbs
Size: 8.20h x 5.40w x 0.80d