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Samuel Beckett and Pain is a set of ten essays which explores the topic of soreness in Beckett's works. Experiencing either actual and mental discomfort during his existence, Beckett stumbled on agony in human existence inevitable, approved it as a resource of thought in his writings, and probed it to realize deeper perception into the tricky and emotionally challenging approaches of inventive production, perform and function. Acknowledging the new advancements within the examine of ache in literature and tradition, this quantity explores quite a few features of ache in Beckett's works, an issue which has been heretofore purely sporadically famous. the subjects mentioned contain Beckett's aesthetics and ache, discomfort as loss and trauma, soreness when it comes to palliation, ache on the adventure of the restrict, discomfort as archive, and ache as a part of way of life and language. This quantity is characterised via its plural, interdisciplinary views overlaying the fields of literature, theatre, paintings, philosophy, and psychoanalysis. via suggesting extra various paths in Beckett experiences, the authors wish to make a long-lasting contribution to modern literary experiences and different correct fields.

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