Abstract

Abstract:

The art of Irish writer Samuel Beckett (1906-89) remains a limit point for prose fiction and theatre, and exerts a strong attraction for contemporary visual art practices. In this essay I consider his work, and the novella How It Is in particular, in terms of a repeated internal motif and central element of performance, "breath."

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Additional Information

ISSN
1925-5683
Print ISSN
0027-1276
Pages
pp. 57-70
Launched on MUSE
2021-05-13
Open Access
No
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