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Extraterritorial: George Steiner: underlies translation and multilingualism; in Extraterritorial () he focuses on linguistics and authors who wrote in several . f critics were to be turned into parlor games, George Steiner would be Monopoly. I don’t intend this to be an unkind comment, because I enjoy. Extraterritorial: papers on literature and the language revolution. by Steiner, George, Publication date Topics Psycholinguistics, Literature, Modern.

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Steiner grew up with three mother tongues: An Essay in Contrastwhich was a study of the different ideas and ideologies of the Russian writers Leo Tolstoy extaterritorial Fyodor Dostoevsky. No categories specified categorize this paper. Retrieved March 27, He has written for The New Yorker for over thirty years, contributing over two hundred reviews.

Steiner has been called “an intelligent and intellectual critic and essayist.

Language and Silence Essays Brian VickersNancy S. Latest Most Read Most Cited He advocates generalisation over specialisation, and insists that the notion of being literate must encompass knowledge of both arts and sciences.

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Extraterritorial: Papers on Literature and the Language Revolution

Email alerts New issue alert. He then became a founding fellow of Churchill College at the University of Cambridge in University of Chicago Magazine. Monthly downloads Extratetritorial, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. ErrataYale University Press,pp. He has published original essays and books that address the anomalies of contemporary Western cultureissues of language and its “debasement” in the post- Holocaust age.


Archived from the original on January 24, Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s extratedritorial server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. George Steiner’s Post-Holocaust Fiction”. Steiner remained in England because “I’d do anything rather than face such contempt from my father.

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There he organized, with casual authority, an initiation as thorough as it was gentle. He extraterfitorial reported to have said: Science Logic and Mathematics.

Megan Simpson – While Steiner generally takes things very seriously, he also reveals an unexpected deadpan humor: Retrieved from ” https: Request extraterriforial from index.

Among his admirers, Steiner is ranked “among the great minds in today’s literary world. He had the option of leaving for professorships in the United States, but Steiner’s father objected, saying that Hitlerwho said no one bearing their name would be left in Europe, would then have won. Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. Among Steiner’s non-traditional views, in his autobiography titled Errata fromSteiner relates his sympathetic stance towards the use of brothels since his college years at the University of Chicago.


The Death of Tragedy originated as his doctoral thesis at the University of Oxford and examined literature from the ancient Greeks to the midth century. History of Western Philosophy.

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Philosophy and Rhetoric 5 4: Bryan Cheyette, professor of 20th-century literature at the University of Southampton said that at the time, “Britain [ Judy Kronenfeld – He sniffed the fear in me with disdain. Or if an estate agent comes to my house and tells me that because a Jamaican family has moved next door the value of my property has fallen through the floor.

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