Defeat and beyond; an anthology of French wartime writing, 1940-1945. Germaine Brée and George Bernauer, editors.

; Bernauer, George, compiler
New York, Pantheon Books [1970] .

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Other Authors Bernauer, George,
Subjects France.
French literature -- Translations into English.
French literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Literary collections.
Description x, 381 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-381).
Also issued online.
Summary Contains writings by Henry de Montherlant, Jean Guehenno, Louis Aragon, Louis-Ferdinand Celine, Jean Giono, Robert Brasillach, Francois Mauriac, Charles Maurras, Albert Camus, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, Paul Eluard, Andre Gide, Jean Anouilh, Simone de Beauvoir, Marcel Ayme, Claude Aveline, Edith Thomas, Dominique Aury, Pierre de Lescure, Henri Michaux, Simone Weil, Jean-Paul Sartre, Antoine de Saint-Exupery, and Paul Valery.
Contents A dual heritage. Peace in wartime / Henry de Montherlant -- November 1941 / Jean Guéhenno.
Confrontation with defeat. Choosing sides. The armistice -- After the Montoire meeting / Charles Maurras -- from Journal (1944-45) / Pierre Drieu La Rochelle -- July 1940 / Jean Guéhenno -- from Caligula / Albert Camus -- Kill : tuer / Paul Éluard -- Note for January 12, 1941 / André Gide.
Confrontation with defeat. Choosing sides. The national conscience : points of view -- To La nación of Buenos Aires / Charles Maurras -- First letter / Albert Camus -- For the anniversary of Valmy / Jean Guéhenno.
Confrontation with defeat. Choosing sides. The past reassessed : points of view -- from Our prewar years / Robert Brasillach -- July 1940 / Jean Guéhenno -- from The black notebook / François Mauriac.
Confrontation with defeat. The military defeat. Richard II forty = Richard II Quarante / Louis Aragon -- The June solstice / Henry de Montherlant -- A fine kettle of fish / Louis-Ferdinand Céline -- from the Triumph of life / Jean Giono.
Confrontation with defeat. The sides taken. from Antigone / Jean Anouilh.
Daily life. Collaborationist point of view. June 23 and October 25 / Robert Brasillach.
Daily life. Resistance. The reseda and the rose = La rose et le réséda / Louis Aragon -- The case of the Musée de l'homme / Louis Aragon -- The resurrection of France / Claude Aveline -- Seven poems of love in war = Les sept poèmes d'amour en guerre / Paul Éluard -- FTP / Edith Thomas -- Courage / Paul Éluard -- Departure / Dominique Aury.
Daily life. The occupation : general concerns. Reflections of a prisoner / Robert Brasillach -- The life ration / Marcel Aymé -- To the German I pass in the street / Jean Guéhenno -- The southern zone / Jean Guéhenno.
Daily life. War and defeat. The time of crossword puzzles = Le temps des mots croisés / Louis Aragon -- Guignol's band I / Louis-Ferdinand Céline -- Song for a barrel organ = Complainte pour l'orgue de la nouvelle barbarie / Louis Aragon -- War journal / Simone de Beauvoir.
The literary scene : man's fate. Confrontation and contestation. Revolt and freedom. Enormous voice = Immense voix / Henri Michaux -- from Caligula / Albert Camus -- from The flies / Jean-Paul Sartre -- The crusades = Les croisés / Louis Aragon -- The awakening / Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.
The literary scene : man's fate. Confrontation and contestation. The absurd. The labyrinth = Labyrinthe / Henri Michaux -- from Sodom and Gomorrah / Jean Giraudoux -- from The stranger / Albert Camus -- The Iliad, poem of force / Simone Weil.
The literary scene : man's fate. Literature and commitment. Manifesto of the Éditions de Minuit / Pierre de Lescure -- from The poet to his party : Du poète à son parti / Louis Aragon.
The literary scene : man's fate. Nostalgia : the past and the future. The republic of silence / Jean-Paul Sartre.
The swing of the pendulum. The balance shifts. The turning point of the war / Robert Brasillach -- Fourth letter / Albert Camus.
The swing of the pendulum. The last confrontation. The liberation as seen from an attic / Robert Brasillach -- from Journal (1944-45) / Pierre Drieu La Rochelle -- To breathe / Paul Valéry.
Genre Literary collections.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)75874
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Brée, Germaine,
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