Literature, Ethics, and Aesthetics: Applied Deleuze and Guattari by S. Achilles

Literature, Ethics, and Aesthetics: Applied Deleuze and Guattari

byS. Achilles

Hardcover | March 12, 2012

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$136.50

Earn 683 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

This book is a conceptualization of the literary aesthetic in relation to ethics, in particular, an ethics for a concern for the Self. Bringing Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari's constructivist thinking into a practical domain, Sabrina Achilles rethinks the ways in which literature is understood and taught. Through an interdisciplinary approach, literature is viewed from the position of a problem without any pre-given frame.

About The Author

Sabrina Achilles is a lecturer of English at the University of Western Sydney.

Details & Specs

Title:Literature, Ethics, and Aesthetics: Applied Deleuze and GuattariFormat:HardcoverDimensions:230 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:March 12, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan USLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023034089X

ISBN - 13:9780230340893

Customer Reviews of Literature, Ethics, and Aesthetics: Applied Deleuze and Guattari

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents


The Literary Function * Being Constructivist * Rethinking the Performative in Pragmatics * The Literary Function and the Cartographic Turn: Performative Philosophy * The Literary Function and Society, I: Affirmation of Immanent Aesthetics * The Literary Function and Society, II: Community and Subjectification * The Reader and The Event of Fiction * Degrees of freedom