Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes

French structuralist and semiotician
To try to write love is to confront the muck of language: that region of hysteria where language is both too much and too little, excessive and impoverished.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.More Roland Barthes quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Death of the Father would deprive literature of many of its pleasures. If there is no longer a Father, why tell stories? Doesn't every narrative lead back to Oedipus? Isn't storytelling always a way of searching for one's origin, speaking one's conflicts with the Law, entering into the dialectic of tenderness and hatred?More Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Rarely do outside of school remedies work their way into the fabric of the schools or into the teachers lives, and more rarely into the classrooms. Therefore they only offer a modest hope of influencing the basic culture of the schoolMore Roland Barthes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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