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Guérillères.

Monique Wittig

Guérillères.

Translated from the French by David Le Vay.

by Monique Wittig

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19063432M

Les Guerilleres by Monique Wittig starting at $ Les Guerilleres has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   LES GUERILLERES. By Monique Wittig. Translated from the French by David Le Vay. pages. Viking. $ “Les Guérillères” comes with a .

One of the most widely read feminist texts of the twentieth century, and Monique Wittig's most popular novel, Les Guerilleres imagines the attack on the language and bodies of men by a tribe of war.   Buy Guerilleres, The by Wittig, Monique (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2.

Cherchez les femmes — micturating (on the first page), reading their 'feminaries,' invoking the goddess of the O (the O — the circle — the zero — the vulval ring which appears throughout as the encircling symbol) or another goddess of war, weeping, writhing, and finally marching in ever greater configurations towards possible revolution, ferocious and exalted. Monique Wittig's second novel Les Guerilleres is obviously a tale of war, given that the morpheme "guerre" is clearly discernible in the work's title. However, the name of the novel itself is a neologism, an entwining of the masculine word "guerillero" with the feminine suffix "ere" in French.


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She moved to Paris in the s, where she studied at the Sorbonne. Her first novel, L'Opoponax, published by Minuit inimmediately drew attention to her when it was awarded the Prix Médicis by a jury that included Nathalie Sarraute, Claude Simon, and Alain d by such influential writers, the novel was.Book Title: Les Guerilleres The author of the book: Monique Witlig ISBN: ISBN Language: English Format files: PDF The size of the: MB City - Country: No data Loaded: times Reader ratings: Edition: Avon Books Date of issue: January 1st All Book Search results » About the author () Monique Wittig () was a French-born feminist theorist and the author of L'Opoponax and Les Guérillères.

Her writing focused on the performativity of gender, sexuality, and lesbian feminism. She studied at the Sorbonne and The School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (L.