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Levillain, Henriette

Overview
Works: 41 works in 165 publications in 2 languages and 1,952 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference proceedings  Diaries  Biography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Director, Translator, Other, Publishing director, Compiler
Classifications: PQ2623.E386, 809
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henriette Levillain
Le rituel poétique de Saint-John Perse by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sur deux versants, la création chez Saint-John Perse : d'après les versions anglaises de son œuvre poétique by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saint-John Perse : antillanité et universalité : colloque by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saint-John Perse (1945-1960) : une poétique pour l'âge nucléaire ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Guadeloupe, 1875-1914 : les soubresauts d'une société pluri-ethnique ou les ambigüités de l'assimilation ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le sens du détour : contribution à la littérature comparée by Jean Louis Backès ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'esprit dandy : de Brummell à Baudelaire : anthologie by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
8 editions published in 1991 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henriette Levillain présente La princesse de Clèves de Madame de La Fayette by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
8 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le volume comprend: 1. un essai substantiel (90 à 150 pages) rédigé par un spécialiste; 2. un dossier (informations sur la biographie de l'auteur, sur la genèse et la réception de l'oeuvre) qu'une intelligente bibliographie vient compléter. Quant à l'iconographie assez substantielle qui constituait comme un prolongement du commentaire, elle est supprimée des volumes de la collection, à partir du numéro 29 (1993). Bien que destiné à l'étudiant du collégial ou du premier cycle universitaire, l'ouvrage intéressera tout lecteur que passionne le texte abordé. La collection propose 49 titres (en sept. 1995)
Saint-John Perse by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une lecture de "Vents" de Saint-John Perse by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henriette Levillain présente Mémoires d'Hadrien de Marguerite Yourcenar by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une politique étrangère : le Quai d'Orsay et Saint-John Perse à l'épreuve d'un regard : journal novembre 1938-juin 1940 by Raymond de Boyer de Sainte-Suzanne ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mémoires d'Hadrien" de Marguerite Yourcenar by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poétique de la maison : la chambre romanesque, le festin théâtral, le jardin littéraire ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mémoires de Békées : textes inédits by Elodie Dujon-Jourdain ( Book )
7 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Des saints, des justes : notre quête de compassion et de surnaturel ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alors que Dieu appartient aujourd'hui au domaine exclusif de la vie privée, les saints sont encore les compagnons de tous, ils rythment nos activités quotidiennes et sont l'objet d'une grande ferveur. Spontanément choisis par les croyants, les saints d'aujourd'hui sont des institutions vivantes, ils parlent de la société actuelle, témoignent de ses misères cachées, orientent ses idéaux
Saint-John Perse by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
THIS THESIS WAS BEGUN AFTER THE DISCOVERY OF UNEDITED MATERIAL, THE MANUSCRIPTS OF THE ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS OF SJP 'S PO ETRY, ENTIRELY REVISED BY THE POET HIMSELF. THIS MATERIAL WAS COMPLETED BY THE ADDITION OF A SECOND WORK, COMPOSED OF WR ITTEN AND ORAL OBSERVATIONS MADE BY THE TRANSLATORS AND PUBLISHERS BELONGING TO THE AMERICAN FOUNDATION BOLLINGEN WHICH FROM 1946, WAS ENTRUSTED WITH THE TRANSLATION, THE PUBLISHING AND THE DIFFUSION OF SJP'S WORK IN THE UNITED-STATES. THE EXTENSIVENESS AND ORIGINALITY OF THE POET'S WORK LED ME TO POSTULATE THAT TRANSLATION FOR SJP WAS IN NO WAY A MERE SECON ARY PURSUIT BUT RATHER A SECOND PURSUIT, COMPARABLE TO HIS POETIC CREATION AND USING THE SAME POETIC APPROACHES. THIS PR OBLEMATICS WAS THE POINT OF DEPARTURE FOR DEFINING MY ANALYTIC METHOD. THE TRANSLATION WAS NOT CONSIDERED AS AN IMPERSON AL LINGUISTIC PROCESS BUT RATHER AS A SERIES OF POETIC CHOICES ADOPTED BY THE POET, ENABLING HIM TO REDISCOVER, TO REVIS E AND TO EXTEND HIS WORK. INSTEAD OF THE LINGUISTIC PERSPECTIVES THAT ANALYSIS OF THE TRANSLATION WOULD HAVE OPENED, IT WAS THOUGHT PREFERABLE TO EXPLORE THE POETICS OF THE WORK AND THE TEXT BY MEANS OF THE TRANSLATION. THE TRANSLATION WAS THUS SEEN NOT MERELY AS A LINGUISTIC PROCESS BUT ALSO AS A SYMBOLIC KEY TO THE RELATIONS BETWEEN THE POET AND HIS WORK. THE SYMBOLIC LANGUAGE USED IN THE TRANSLATION OPENED TWO DISTINCT PERSPECTIVES ONTO SJP'S POETIC WORK, THE FIRST DEALING
Qu'est-ce que le baroque? by Henriette Levillain ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Modèles de la création littéraire : actes du colloque, Université de Paris-X, 28 novembre 1987 ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
French (131)
English (5)