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L’esprit de la modernité révélé par quelques traits pataphysiques – ou Le Brisset facile
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Marc Décimo L’esprit  de la modernité révélé par quelques traits pataphysiques ou Le Brisset facile
published in 2009
French edition
11 x 17 cm (silver softcover)
176 pages (19 b/w ill.)
€9.00
ISBN: 978-2-84066-328-7
EAN: 9782840663287
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An essay on the reception of Jean-Pierre-Brisset's work among his contemporaries and successors (Roman, Apollinaire, Roussel, Cendrars, Queneau, Leiris, Duchamp, Breton ...), its relationship with futurism, pataphysics, surrealism, dada, etc., its sources and its offspring in the fields of literature, linguistics, psychoanalysis, science, philosophy and art.
See also Jean-Pierre Brisset: Œuvres complètes ; Jean-Pierre Brisset: Œuvres natatoires ; Marc Décimo: Jean-Pierre BrissetPrince des penseurs, inventeur, grammairien et prophète.
Linguist, semiotician and art historian, Marc Décimo is Professor of Contemporary Art History in Paris-X Nanterre and Regent of the College of 'Pataphysics (Chair of Literary, Ethnographical and Architectural Amoriography). He is the editor of Lydie Fischer Sarazin-Levassor's memories with Marcel Duchamp, and of Brisset's complete works. He published around twenty books on fous littéraires and historical avant-gardes, including an essay on Brisset (Jean-Pierre Brisset - Prince des Penseurs), and numerous books on Duchamp: Duchamp mis à nu (“Duchamp laid bare”), Duchamp facile (“Duchamp made easy”)...

See also Marc Décimo & Tanka G. Tremblay.