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Title: Identity in play : Leiris, Perec, and Bénabou
Author: Cheung, Fabienne
ISNI:       0000 0004 7657 2435
Awarding Body: University of Manchester
Current Institution: University of Manchester
Date of Award: 2018
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This thesis concerns the autobiographical writing of Michel Leiris (1901-1980), Georges Perec (1936-1982), and Marcel Bénabou (1939-). The thesis interrogates the idea that idenitity is 'in play' for all three interrelated writers. Identity being 'in play' carries with it the suggestion from French of 'en jeu'. I will demonstrate the ways in which identity is not only 'in play', but 'at stake' for Leiris, Perec, and Bénabou.
Supervisor: Tidd, Ursula ; Brillaud, Jerome Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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