Saint Genet, actor and martyr

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G. Braziller , New York
Genet, Jean, -- 1910
Statementby Jean-Paul Sartre ; translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2613.E53 Z883
The Physical Object
Pagination625 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21540409M

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Saint Genetis Jean-Paul Sartre’s classic biography of Jean Genet—thief, convict, and great artist—a character of almost legendary proportions whose influence grows stronger with time. Bringing together two of the century’s greatest minds and artists,Saint Genetis at once a compelling psychological portrait, masterpiece of literary criticism, and one of Sartre’s most personal and Reviews: 1.

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Bringing together two of the century’s greatest minds and artists, Saint Genet is at once a compelling psychological portrait, masterpiece of literary criticism, and one of Sartre’s most personal and. It seems necessary at the outset of this review to note that Jean-Paul Sartre’s magisterial Saint Genet: Actor and Martyr is a book that resists reviewing.

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My review of Sartre’s Saint Genet: Actor and Martyr is up on Pop Matters. where she begins an assessment of the same book with these words: “Saint Genet is a cancer of a book, grotesquely verbose, its cargo of brilliant ideas borne aloft by a tone of viscous solemnity and ghastly repetitiveness.” Grotesque and ghastly—Sartre’s.Saint Genet: Actor and Martyr.

By Jean-Paul Sartre. New Price: Used Price: Mentioned in: This book provides a detailed structural account, and analysis, of how, and why, the prison system in California has grown so massive, and so “modern.” And then to Saint Genet.