GEORGES BATAILLE EROTISM DEATH AND SENSUALITY PDF

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Taboo and sacrifice, transgression and language, death and sensuality-Georges Bataille pursues these themes with an original, often startling perspective. He challenges any single discourse on the erotic. The scope of his inquiry ranges from Emily Bronte to Sade, from St.

Therese to Claude Levi-Strauss and Dr. Kinsey; and the subjects he covers include prostitution, mythical ecstasy, cruelty, and organized war. Investigating desire prior to and extending beyond the realm of sexuality, he argues that eroticism is "a psychological quest not alien to death. He was a librarian by profession. Also a philosopher, novelist, and critic he was founder of the College of Sociology.

Bataille died in Georges Bataille. The link between taboos and death. Taboos related to reproduction. Affinities between reproduction and death. Kinsey the underworld and work. De Sades sovereign man. De Sade and the normal man. Chapter FV The enigma of incest. Mysticism and sensuality. Murder hunting and war. Murder and sacrifice. From religious sacrifice to eroticism. Sexual plethora and death. Transgression in marriage and in orgy.

Sanctity eroticism and solitude. A preface to Madame Edwarda. Erotism Death and Sensuality.

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Erotism: Death and Sensuality

Taboo and sacrifice, transgression and language, death and sensuality-Georges Bataille pursues these themes with an original, often startling perspective. He challenges any single discourse on the erotic. The scope of his inquiry ranges from Emily Bronte to Sade, from St. Therese to Claude Levi-Strauss and Dr. Kinsey; and the subjects he covers include prostitution, mythical ecstasy, cruelty, and organized war. Investigating desire prior to and extending beyond the realm of sexuality, he argues that eroticism is "a psychological quest not alien to death. Bataille represents the branch of Surrealism that broke with the communist side of that movement after WWII.

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