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Beckett, Deleuze and the Televisual Event

Peephole Art

Authors: Gardner, C.

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An expressive dialogue between Deleuze's philosophical writings on cinema and Beckett's innovative film and television work, the book explores the relationship between the birth of the event – itself a simultaneous invention and erasure - and Beckett's attempts to create an incommensurable space within the interstices of language as a (W)hole.

About the authors

COLIN GARDNER is Professor of Critical Theory and Integrative Studies at University of California, Santa Barbara, USA, where he teaches in the departments of Art, Film & Media Studies, Comparative Literature and the History of Art & Architecture. He is the author of critical studies on Joseph Losey and Karel Reisz.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Gardner, Colin

    Pages 1-12

  • Thinking the Unthinkable: Time, Cinema and the Incommensurable

    Gardner, Colin

    Pages 13-40

  • Beyond Percept and Affect: Beckett’s Film (1964) and Non-Human Becoming

    Gardner, Colin

    Pages 41-62

  • From ‘Dialoghorrhea’ to Mental-Image: Comédie (1966), Not I (1977) and What Where (1986)

    Gardner, Colin

    Pages 63-106

  • Matter and Memory: The Image as Impersonal Process in Eh Joe (1966), Ghost Trio (1977) and …but the clouds… (1977)

    Gardner, Colin

    Pages 107-153

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beckett, Deleuze and the Televisual Event
Book Subtitle
Peephole Art
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-01436-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137014368
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-01435-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-43681-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 226
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