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Melancholies of Knowledge free pdf Offering interdisciplinary criticism and methodology, this book includes essays by scientists, social scientists, and literary critics on the work of the French novelist Michel Rio. Contributors include Stephen Jay Gould, world-renowned biologist and best-selling science writer- James Ritter, editor of the Einstein papers, physicist, and historian of science- Michel Pastoureau, France's celebrated medieval historian- Joaquin Galarza, Mexican anthropologist and discoverer of Aztec pictograms as a writing system ("The Champollion of Aztec letters")- Christian Metz, internationally recognized semiologist and the founder of semiology of cinema- and literary scholars Jean Michel Rabate, James Swenson, and Margery Arent Safir.

About Margery Safir

Margery Arent Safir is Professor of Comparative Literature, The American University of Paris. Her previous publications include Earth Tones: The Poetry of Pablo Neruda (with Manuel Duran)- A Woman of Letters- and Archipelago (a translation of the novel by Michel Rio).

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Author : Margery Safir
Publisher : State University of New York Press
Data Published : 31 December 1998
ISBN : 0791439747
EAN : 9780791439746
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 205 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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