Visions of Excess: Selected Writings, 1927-1939 Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 110 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Visions of Excess: Selected Writings, 1927-1939 Lesson Plans

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Describe the importance of Nietzsche's ideas and writing in Bataille's work--what did Bataille say by referring to Nietzsche's work?

Essay Topic 2

Describe Bataille's political stance. What parties did he support in his day? What parties or policies would he likely support today?

Essay Topic 3

How did the Popular Front fulfill Bataille's ideal of heterogeneity? Analyze his description of the organization in relation with his other essays about revolution and order.

Essay Topic 4

Analyze Bataille's writing style to comment on his literary personality and temperament.

Essay Topic 5

In what ways is Bataille a sacrificial victim? Analyze his essays where sacrifices appear, in addition to the essays where he talks about his role as an author, and describe him as either the sacrificing priest or the sacrificial victim himself.

Essay Topic 6

Describe the role and importance of creativity in Bataille's thinking about art and politics.

Essay Topic 7

Assess...

(read more Essay Topics)

This section contains 658 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Visions of Excess: Selected Writings, 1927-1939 Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Visions of Excess: Selected Writings, 1927-1939 from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook