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Everyday Life: Theories and Practices from Surrealism to the Present

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The notion of the everyday is at the heart of French and Anglo-American cultural studies. This book links the work of key figures such as Georges Perec and Michel de Certeau to currents in surrealism in ethnography, fiction, film, and photography.
Paperback, 448 pages
Published July 1st 2009 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 2006)
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Penny
He actually discusses the processes of artists and writers dealing in the everyday. Barthes, de Certeau, Lefebvre, and Perec (of course). Very worthwhile, and lots of translated citations from Perec texts not yet available in English.
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