The Resource Manhattan : letters from prehistory, Hélène Cixous ; translated by Beverley Bie Brahic, (electronic resource)

Manhattan : letters from prehistory, Hélène Cixous ; translated by Beverley Bie Brahic, (electronic resource)

Label
Manhattan : letters from prehistory
Title
Manhattan
Title remainder
letters from prehistory
Statement of responsibility
Hélène Cixous ; translated by Beverley Bie Brahic
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Manhattan is the tale of a young French scholar who travels to the United States in 1965 on a Fulbright Fellowship to consult the manuscripts of beloved authors. In Yale University?s Beinecke Library, tantalized by the conversational and epistolary brilliance of a fellow researcher, she is lured into a picaresque and tragic adventure. Meanwhile, back in France, her children and no-nonsense mother await her return. A young European intellectual?s first contact with America and the city of New York are the background of this story. The experience of Manhattan haunts this labyrinth of a book as
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cixous, Hélène
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2663.I9
LC item number
Z4613 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • ebrary
  • Brahic, Beverley Bie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cixous, Hélène
  • Cixous, Hélène
  • Authors, French
  • Authors, French
  • Literature
  • Fiction
  • Authors, French
  • Travel
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Label
Manhattan : letters from prehistory, Hélène Cixous ; translated by Beverley Bie Brahic, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in French as Manhattan: lettres de la prehistorie c2002 Editions Galilee"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Certes a sacrifice -- The eye-patch -- A yellow folder -- I will not write this book -- The evidence -- I loved above all literature -- The Necropolis -- More and more notebooks -- I am naked -- The charm of the malady -- Folly USA -- Done is done -- Room 91 -- The vroom vroom period -- Elpenor's dream -- After the end
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 190 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)607910750
  • (OCoLC)ocn607910750
Label
Manhattan : letters from prehistory, Hélène Cixous ; translated by Beverley Bie Brahic, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"Originally published in French as Manhattan: lettres de la prehistorie c2002 Editions Galilee"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Certes a sacrifice -- The eye-patch -- A yellow folder -- I will not write this book -- The evidence -- I loved above all literature -- The Necropolis -- More and more notebooks -- I am naked -- The charm of the malady -- Folly USA -- Done is done -- Room 91 -- The vroom vroom period -- Elpenor's dream -- After the end
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 190 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)607910750
  • (OCoLC)ocn607910750

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