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Of the various questions provoked by way of Blanchot's idea and writing, that of figuring out its moral and political value might be the main urgent. Spanning his literary serious and philosophical writings, and addressing such significant options because the snapshot and the neuter, Blanchot's Vigilance provides a sustained research of Blanchot's reaction to Levinas's moral suggestion, the political commitments of the Surrealists, Heidegger's readings of the traditional Greeks, and the claims of psychoanalysis. In a chain of thorough and lucid readings, Iyer offers Blanchot's relevant problem as preserving one of those vigilance over a distinction which opens within the articulation of experience.

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