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Category Archives: Barthes’ Myopia
Dyer, Geoff Zona (2012) LAST LINE: “her eyes, her watching eyes, and her face and head, resting on the table, watching us watching her, fading to black.” ICI SHELF: Barthes’ Tear ICI HISTORY: Today at the ICI-Twitter Feed (07-21-12)
Purcell, Rosamond and Michael Witmore Landscapes of the Passing Strange: Reflections from Shakespeare (2011) LAST LINE: “From time to time, I do get lucky.” ICI SHELF: Photography ICI HISTORY: Today at the ICI-Twitter Feed (02-28-12)
Barthes, Roland; Howard, Richard, trans. Mourning Diary: October 26, 19977—September 15, 1979; (2010) FIRST LINE: “First wedding night. But first mourning night”? ICI SHELF: Current Book Project Accession #: ICI-02580 ICI HISTORY: Barthes’ Tear (2010-2014); Today at the ICI-Twitter Feed … Continue reading