Create Dangerously

Every publication is a deliberate act, and that act makes us vulnerable to the passions of a century that forgives nothing.” In 1957, Nobel Prize-winning philosopher Albert Camus gave a speech entitled "Create Dangerously," effectively a ...

Create Dangerously

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Create Dangerously
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Albert Camus
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: Vintage

“To create today means to create dangerously. Every publication is a deliberate act, and that act makes us vulnerable to the passions of a century that forgives nothing.” In 1957, Nobel Prize-winning philosopher Albert Camus gave a speech entitled "Create Dangerously," effectively a call to arms for artists, in particular
Create Dangerously
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Edwidge Danticat
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-20 - Publisher: Vintage

A New York Times Notable Book A Miami Herald Best Book of the Year In this deeply personal book, the celebrated Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat reflects on art and exile. Inspired by Albert Camus and adapted from her own lectures for Princeton University’s Toni Morrison Lecture Series, here Danticat tells
Create Dangerously
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Albert Camus
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

To create today is to create dangerously. Any publication is an act, and that act exposes one to the passions of an age that forgives nothing' Camus's powerful essay, which is as important today as ever, argues against 'art for art's sake', while his Nobel Prize speech brilliantly sets out
The Bloomsbury Handbook to Edwidge Danticat
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Jana Evans Braziel, Nadège T. Clitandre
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Edwidge Danticat's prolific body of work has established her as one of the most important voices in 21st-century literary culture. Across such novels as Breath, Eyes, Memory, Farming the Bones and short story collections such as Krik? Krak! and most recently Everything Inside, essays, and writing for children, the Haitian-American
Exiles, Travellers and Vagabonds
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jana Evans Braziel, Nadège T. Clitandre
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-20 - Publisher: University of Wales Press

Travel writing, migrant writing, exile writing, expatriate writing, and even the fictional travelling protagonists that emerge in literary works from around the globe, have historically tended to depict mobility as a masculine phenomenon. The presence of such genres in women’s writing, however, poses a rich and unique body of work.