Jean-Paul Sartre: Huis clos [In Camera / No Exit]

O'Donohoe, Benedict (2011) Jean-Paul Sartre: Huis clos [In Camera / No Exit]. The Literary Encyclopedia. ISSN 1747-678X

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Abstract

In addition to giving a synopsis of the play, some history of its genesis and a brief critical conspectus of its initial reception, this commissioned entry (of about 3,000 words) argues that the life/death dialectic that informs the situation of the characters in "Huis clos" articulates a central moral question in Sartre's thought, concerning freedom, responsibility and "bad faith".

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of English > Sussex Centre for Language Studies
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Depositing User: Benedict O'Donohoe
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 18:30
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2012 10:09
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/16822
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