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Paragraph Volume 27 Number 2

Edited by Mairéad Hanrahan

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This is a special issue of the journal Paragraph.

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Introduction: Genet and Theory
MAIRÉAD HANRAHAN, Countersignature
MAIRÉAD HANRAHAN, The Divided Event: The Aesthetics and Politics of Virtuality in Funeral Rites
SCOTT DURHAM, A Restive Word
TOM CONLEY, Disseminating Phallic Masculinity: Seminal Fluidity in Genet's Fiction
ELIZABETH STEPHENS, Genet's The Blacks: 'And Why Does One Laugh at a Negro?'
BÉNÉDICTE BOISSERON AND FRIEDA EKOTTO, Speech without Acts: Politics and Speech-Act Theory in Genet's The Balcony
CLARE FINBURGH, Bataille's Battle.

About the Author

Mairéad Hanrahan is Professor of French at University College London. She is Editor of the journal Paragraph.

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