Philosophy Insights, Humanities-Ebooks, 2010
(New updated edition of Barthes – A Beginner’s Guide, Hodder & Stoughton, 2002)
Roland Barthes (1915-1980), was probably the most important French thinker to emerge from the post-war period. He was part of every major intellectual movement in the humanities that came out of Metropolitan France between 1945 and 1980 and he became a figure of international repute. At a time of great…
Edited by Dominique Bertelli & Mireille Ribière, Nantes, Éd. Joseph K., 2012
Selected interviews and statements from the complete two-volume edition of Perec’s interviews and lectures, showing his development as a novelist, poet, playwright, film maker and essayist from 1965, when his first novel Les Choses was published, to late 1981, a few months before his death. In French.
Edited by Dominique Bertelli & Mireille Ribière, Nantes, Éd. Joseph K., 2003
A complete, extensively annotated edition of Georges Perec’s interviews, statements and lectures from 1965, when his first published novel won the prestigious Prix Renaudot, to late 1981, a few months before his died, aged 45. In French.
Translated and edited by Mireille Ribière, Penguin, 2009 & 2012
This new, unabridged and annotated translation is based on the 1910 edition of Le Fantôme de l’Opéra published in Paris by Éditions Pierre Lafitte.
This new version differs significantly from previous translations of the novel, most notably as regards the descriptions of the Paris Opera House which are based on contemporary architectural treatises. As befits a work of popular fiction…
Award-winning photobook, limited edition, 2013
A personal exploration of New York City’s Central Park, mediated by the way in which others have marked out this public space as if it were their own.
Memorial benches are a common sight in Britain and the United States. How might the passer-by respond to the inscriptions they bear? Do they view them as an institutionalized graffiti, a witness to the present and the past? As an enticement to…
Limited edition, 2014
The twelve photographs in this book seek to evoke that moment in time when we experience light and colour prior to identifying shape. They aim to recreate…