La comunità della tragedia. Georges Bataille e gli «anni Trenta»

  title={La comunit{\`a} della tragedia. Georges Bataille e gli «anni Trenta»},
  author={Tommaso Tuppini},
Tragedy became the explicit focus of only a few essays by Georges Bataillle. In spite of this fact, tragedy is one of his most enduring speculative obsessions, especially during his violent intellectual experiences in the Thirties. The brilliance of a tragically wasted self is the dark side of each self-exposing singularity. The real tragic gesture, the one that gives a structure to community, is the sacrifice of Orestes fleeing the Furies. In the depths of despair he bites and tears a finger… CONTINUE READING