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René Daumal

Kathleen Ferrick Rosenblatt

René Daumal

au-delà de l"horizon

by Kathleen Ferrick Rosenblatt

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Published by Corti in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Daumal, René, -- 1908-1944 -- Critique et interprétation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKathleen Ferrick Rosenblatt ; traduit de l"américain par Jack Daumal.
    SeriesRien de commun
    ContributionsDaumal, René, 1908-1944.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ"2607"A86"Z86414"1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination235 p.
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20151682M
    ISBN 102714304664

    Demonstrates how Rene Daumal, author of Mount Analogue, (a study of Hindu philosophy and poetics) and the teaching of G. I. Gurdjieff combined with Daumal's early surrealist tendencies in determining the quality of his writing. "It throws light on an at-present relatively unknown twentieth century literary figure whose writings have a great deal to offer to today's spiritual seeker, including. René Daumal () was a literary prodigy in his teens, publishing writings and editing a journal (Le Grand Jeu) that attracted the attention of André Breton and the Surrealists. Rather than join the group, he turned his attention to Eastern Philosophy — first teaching himself Sanskrit to study the Hindu classics, then under the.

      You've Always Been Wrong is a collection of prose and poetic works by the French writer Rene Daumal (). A fitful interloper among the Surrealists, Daumal rejected all forms of dogmatic thought, whether religious, philosophical, aesthetic, or political/5(31). Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Mount Analogue: A Tale of Non-Euclidean and Symbolic () by René Daumal/5(K).

    Rasa, or Knowledge of the Self is the first gathering in English translation of essays and review articles on Hindu aesthetics and translations from the Sanskrit by the French writer René Daumal (). A member of the Simplist group associated from to with the journal Le Grand Jeu (”The Great Game”), he began cultivating his East Indian studies as an extension of his active.   A Night of Serious Drinking is among Rene Daumal's most important literary works. Like Daumal&#;s Mount Analogue it is a classic work of symbolic fiction. An unnamed narrator spends an evening getting drunk with a group of friends; as the party Brand: The Overlook Press.


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A Night of Serious Drinking is among Rene Daumal's most important literary works. Like his more widely read Mount Analogue, it is a work of symbolic fiction that can be enjoyed purely as an entertaining and imaginative story, but also for its much deeper meaning embedded in its deceptively simple plot: an unnamed narrator spends an evening getting drunk with a group of friends/5(11).

Looking for books by René Daumal. See all books authored by René Daumal, including Mount Analogue, and La Grande Beuverie, and more on René Daumal (–) was a French novelist, poet, essayist, and short-story writer.

Inhe co-founded the literary magazine Le grand received the Jacques Doucet Prize in for Le Contre passed away in René Daumal has come to be recognized since his death in as an incandescent example of self-realization. Rather than fading with the passage of time, his words today are even more resonant: the culture of our time, the questions of our time, have caught up with him.

These are letters to us. ISBN: This way-too-short and fatally incomplete last work of René Daumal is a weird amalgam of Swift, Verne, Melville, Pynchon and Nietzsche.

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Mount Analogue: A Novel of Symbolically Authentic Non-Euclidean Adventures in Mountain Climbing is a classic novel by the early 20th-century French novelist René Daumal.

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Just this: What is above knows what is below, but what is below does not know what is above. One climbs, one sees. One descends, one sees no longer, but one has seen. There is an art of conducting oneself in the lower regions by the memory of what one saw higher up. Based on twenty years of research and personal interviews, Kathleen Rosenblatt's book is the first to comprehensively cover all aspects of the life and work of Rene Daumal, seminal writer of the metaphysical avant garde.

As an individual, Daumal was seen by those who knew him as a modern proto-saint with a blazing intellect and wit; as a writer, he was the first to forge a mystical link.

René Daumal's Le Contre-Ciel is a collection of poems about death, not a death that ends life but a death that begins it. For this early 20th century French poet-philosopher, Life, in its most dynamic sense, can only be experienced after the facade of self identity has been systematically negated through a kind of metaphysical Le Contre-Ciel, Daumal invites us, his readers, to go Reviews: 6.

René Daumal, Letters on the Search for Awakening, -Toronto: Dolmen Meadow Editions, transl. Gabriela Ansari and Roger Lipsey, with an introduction by Roger Lipsey.

Works in English on René Daumal. Phil Powrie, René Daumal and Roger Gilbert-Lecomte: A .Book by Rene Daumal, 11 Copy quote Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.

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