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Title Samuel Beckett and pain [electronic resource] / edited by Mariko Hori Tanaka, Yoshiki Tajiri, and Michiko Tsushima.

Imprint Amsterdam ; New York, N.Y. : Rodopi, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 244 p. : ill.
Series Faux titre, 0167-9392 ; 372
Faux titre ; no. 372.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I. Pain as a creative method. "Happily melancholy" : pleasure and pain in early Beckett / Mark Nixon ; Mourning becomes electric : mediating loss in Eh Joe / Graley Herren ; Beckettian pain, in the flesh : singularity, community and "the work" / Garin Dowd ; The body in pain and freedom of the mind : performing Beckett and noh / Mariko Hori Tanaka -- II. Pain in the age of uncertainty. "Frankly now, is there pain?" : Beckett, medicine and the composition of pain / Peter Fifield ; "Strange pain" : archive, trauma and testimony in Samuel Beckett and Christian Boltanski / David Houston Jones ; Everyday life and the pain of existence in Happy days / Yoshiki Tajiri -- III. Pain at the limit of the human. "We have our being in justice" : Samuel Beckett's How it is / Jonathan Boulter ; "That or groan" : paining and de-paining in Beckett / Mary Bryden ; The appearance of the human at the limit of representation : Beckett and pain in the experience of language / Michiko Tsushima.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Psychology.
Pain in literature.
Suffering in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Tanaka, Mariko Hori.
Tajiri, Yoshiki, 1964-
Tsushima, Michiko, 1963-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789042035232 (pbk.)
9042035234 (pbk.)
9789401207980 (e-book)

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