Bibliographic Details

A Barthes reader / edited, and with an introd. by Susan Sontag.

Author / Creator Barthes, Roland.
Imprint New York : Hill and Wang, c1982.
Description xxxviii, 495 p. ; 22 cm.
Language English
Subject Arts.
Arts.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/513791
Other authors / contributors Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004.
ISBN 0809028158
9780809028153
0880290153
9780880290159
0374521441 (pbk.)
9780374521448 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
In English, Barthes essays translated from French.
Table of Contents:
  • Writing Itself: On Roland Barthes
  • Part 1.
  • On Gide and His Journal
  • The World of Wrestling
  • from Writing Degree Zero
  • The World as Object
  • Baudelaire's Theater
  • The Face of Garbo
  • Striptease
  • The Lady of the Camellias
  • Myth Today
  • The Last Happy Writer
  • Buffet Finishes Off New York
  • Tacitus and the Funerary Baroque
  • Part 2.
  • from On Racine
  • Authors and Writers
  • The Photographic Message
  • The Imagination of the Sign
  • The Plates of the Encyclopedia
  • The Eiffel Tower
  • Introduction to the Structural Analysis of Narratives
  • Flaubert and the Sentence
  • Lesson in Writing
  • Part 3.
  • The Third Meaning
  • Fourier
  • Writers, Intellectuals, Teachers
  • from The Pleasure of the Text
  • from Roland Barthes
  • from A Lover's Discourse
  • Inaugural Lecture, College de France
  • Deliberation