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Published: 30 March 2016

216 Pages | 9 illus.

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190277550

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Roland Barthes' Cinema

Philip Watts
Dudley Andrew, Yves Citton, Vincent Debaene, and Sam Di Iorio

  • Offers the first systematic English-language critical treatment of Barthes' writing on cinema
  • Provides detailed analysis of the various stages of Barthes's intellectual itinerary
  • Examines Barthes's explicit and implicit dialogue with France's leading postwar film critic, André Bazin
  • Includes nine translated texts written by Barthes about cinema, as well as an exclusive interview with renown public intellectual Jacues Raciére