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Without Mastery: Reading and Other Forces Sarah Wood

Without Mastery: Reading and Other Forces

Sarah Wood

Published June 1st 2014
ISBN : 9780748669974
Hardcover
169 pages
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Without Mastery engages the pleasures and rigours of reading, invoking Shakespeares Weird Sisters, Platos Lady Necessity, Freud, Derrida, Cixous, animals, angels, ghosts and children to explore our desire for mastery - especially the omnipotence ofMoreWithout Mastery engages the pleasures and rigours of reading, invoking Shakespeares Weird Sisters, Platos Lady Necessity, Freud, Derrida, Cixous, animals, angels, ghosts and children to explore our desire for mastery - especially the omnipotence of thoughts. Masterful thinking has brought the planet into environmental crisis. The acquiescence of reading, Wood shows, allows us to make contact with the unthinkable.