Chapter on the influence of Japanese culture on Georges Perec's work, with particular reference to 'the infraordinary'. Perec is a major post-war French writer. The chapter appeared in a volume emanating from a prestigious conference in Tokyo (including Gerard Mace, Philippe Forest, Michael Ferrier, three well-known contemporary French writers and thinkers participating) which traced the influence of Japanese culture on post-war French culture and thought.
|Translated title of the contribution||"First of all, the eye": Georges Perec, wabi sabi and the infraordinary|
|Title of host publication||Réceptions de la culture japonaise en France depuis 1945|
|Subtitle of host publication||Paris - Tokyo - Paris: détours par le Japon|
|Editors||Lucy O'Meara, Fabien Arribert-Narce|
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|