Roland Barthes a biography by Louis-Jean Calvet

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Published by Polity Press in Cambridge .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Barthes, Roland, -- 1915-1980.,
  • Linguists -- France -- Biography.,
  • Critics -- France -- Biography.

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Book details

StatementLouis-Jean Calvet ; translated by Sarah Wykes.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,291p.,(16)p. of plates :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22217146M
ISBN 10074561017X

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An abridged English translation of Mythologies (), one of Barthes's most famous books, has been available sincebut it. A Barthes Reader Camera Lucida Critical Essays The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies Elements of Semiology The Empire of Signs The Fashion System The Grain of the Voice Image-Music-Text A Lover's Discourse Michelet Mythologies New Critical Essays On Racine The Pleasure of the Text The Responsibility of Forms Roland Barthes The Rustle of Language.

This personal, wide-ranging, and contemplative volume--and the last book Barthes published--finds the author applying his influential perceptiveness and associative insight to the subject of photography. To this end, several black-and-white photos (by the likes of Avedon, Clifford, Hine, Mapplethorpe, Nadar, Van Der Zee, and so forth) are reprinted throughout the text/5(4).

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Roland Barthes was born at Cherbourg in Barely a year later, his father died in naval combat in the North Sea, so that the son was brought up by the mother and, periodically, by his grandparents.

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