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Sartre and drama by Robert Champigny

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Published by French Literature Publications Co. in [Birmingham, Ala.] .
Written in English


  • Sartre, Jean Paul, 1905- -- Dramatic works

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 120-123.

Statementby Robert Champigny.
LC ClassificationsPQ2637.A82 Z5965 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination123 p. ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3249100M
ISBN 100917786319
LC Control Number83165893

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Jean Paul Sartre () became the emblematic French thinker of his generation. His hugely influential writings - ranging across philosophy, novels, stories, plays, and political pamphlets - include Being and Nothingness, Critique of Dialectical Reason, Nausea, The Words, The Flies, and No Exit. Jean-Paul Sartre () was the foremost French thinker and writer of the post-WWII years. His books have exerted enormous influence in philosophy, literature, art and politics. Simone de Beauvoir, who Sartre playfully referred to as “The Beaver,” never published a piece of writing without her partner’s input until after his death. Likewise, he referred to her as a “filter” for his books, and some scholars have even made the case that she wrote some of them for him. Champigny, Robert. Sartre and Drama. French Literature Publications Company, Gordon, Hayim. Sartre and Evil: Guidelines for a Struggle. Westport, Conn.

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