Robert Harvey
Reviews and Citations


Reviews of Witnessness or Témoignabilité

Risa Sodi, Comparative Literature Studies 50, no. 4 (2013): 705-707.

Corinne Benestroff, Roman 20-50 nº 60 (décembre 2015): 182-85.

Fabula [à paraître]

article based on the notion of "witnessness":

    Craig Hovey, "Being and Witnessness: Minding the Gap Between Martyrs and Witnesses." Anglican Theological Review 97, no. 2 (Spring 2015): 265-__.


Reviews of Soundproof Room (translation)

Gillian Pierce, "Lyotard's Anti-Aesthetics: Voice and Immateriality in Postmodern Art" Postmodern Culture 14, no. 3 (2004):


Reviews of
Search for a Father

J.C. McLaren. Choice 29, no. 10 (June 1992): 1550.

Hadi Rizk. “Sartre, la paternité et la question éthique.” Les Temps Modernes 565-566 (August-September 1993): 66-76.

C.S. Brosman. Philosophy & Literature 17, no. 1 (April 1993): 150-52.

E. Strum. The French Review 66, no. 5 (April 1993): 824-25.

Linda A. Bell. International Studies in Philosophy 26, no. 2 (1994): 126-27.

Jean-François Fourny. South Central Review 10, no. 4 (Winter 1993): 100.

Liliane Stein. SubStance 23, no. 3 (issue 75) (1994): 127-29.

James A. Winders. Theory & Society 24, no. 6 (December 1995): 890-95.


Reviews of Toward the Postmodern

Alphonso Lingis. International Studies in Philosophy 26, no. 4 (1994): 142-43.

David Jasper. Literature and Theology 8, no. 4 (December 1994): 430.

Maurice Charland and John M. Sloop. “Just Lyotard.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 82 (1996): 288-97.


Reviews of Marguerite Duras: A Bio-bibliography

David Coward. The Times Literary Supplement 5016 (21 May 1999).
Mentioned in Anon. “Duras à la une” La Quinzaine littéraire 765 (1-15 July 1999): 31.
Mentioned in Catherine Rodgers [Review of Coward’s article] Bulletin de la Société Marguerite Duras 5 (Fall 1999): 27.

Carol J. Murphy. The French Review 73, no. 6 (May 2000): 1230-31.

Catherine Rodgers. Revue d’Études Durassiennes 1 (Summer 1997): 21-22.

Anon. Book News ___.

Reference and Research Books News 12 (August 1997): 152.

Anon. The Bookwatch (Midwest Book Review) 18, no. 6 (June 1997): 1.

American Reference Books Annual 29 (1998): 507.

Pamela Ploeger. Choice 36, no. 2 (October 1998): 290.

Leslie Hill: pre-publication publicity


Reviews of Lyotard’s Signed, Malraux (translation)

Selected as one of the “Outstanding Academic Titles of 1999” Choice (January 2000):

Finalist for French-American Foundation translation prize, 1999.

Michael Halley. Boston Book Review 6, no. 6 (July/August 1999): 30-31.

Anon. Publishers’ Weekly 246, no. 9 (1 March 1999): 51.

Ali Houissa. Library Journal (15 March 1999): __.

C.P. Hill. Choice 37, no. 3 (November 1999): 545.

Simon Malpas and Kate McGowan. “Postmodernism.” In Years’ Work in Critical Cultural Theory 9, no. 5 (2003): 48-67 @ 49-50.
“The writing in Signed, Malraux is highly evocative, frequently funny and extremely precise in its argumentation, and Harvey’s hugely readable translation captures many of the complexities of Lyotard’s wordplay very accurately.” (50)

Andrew Sobanet. Contemporary French Civilization 27, no. 1 (Winter/Spring 2003): 172-73.

Paul Devlin, St. John's University Humanities Review 1, no. 1 (March 2003): __-__.


Review of Queer. Repenser les identités

Éric Bordas. “Cultures gays et identités queers, ou la pensée d’un style.” Critique Nº 683 (April 2004): 280-95.


Reviews of Témoins d’artifice

Fabula

Symposium (Canadian Society for Hermeneutics and Postmodern Thought)

France-Culture


Reviews of Soundproof Room

          (see G. Pierce, above)


Review of “Adrift in the Realm of the Senses”

Catherine Rodgers. Bulletin de la Société Marguerite Duras 5 (Fall 1999): 28-29.


Review of Duras traduite, Duras traductrice
Bulletin de la Société Marguerite Duras 13 (Winter/Spring 2004): 24-28.

Works cited and/or discussed ...

Benoît Peeters, Derrida: A Biography. Polity Books, 2012.

Temenuga Trifonova, The Image in French Philosophy. Rodopi, 2007.
[Afterwords at p. 20]

"Re-Versing the Past: Adrienne Rich's Postmodern Inquiétude." Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature 16, no. 2 (Autumn 1997): 345-371.
[Toward the Postmodern]

Kirsten Locke, "Lyotard's Infancy: A Debt that Persists." Postmodern Culture 23, no. 1 (September 2012): __-__.
[Toward the Postmodern]

Matthew Mendez, "'…A Power of Sonorous Paradoxes…': Passivity, Singularity, and Indifference in Jean-François Lyotards's Readings of John Cage." Cultural Politics 9, no. 2 (July 2013): __-__.
[several translations]

Lawrence R. Schehr. “Body/Antibody.” Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature. 20, no. 2 (Summer 1996): 405-30.
[“Sidéens/Sidaïques.”]

Miriam Hansen. “'With Skin and Hair': Kracauer's Theory of Film, Marseille 1940.” Critical Inquiry 19, no. 3 (Spring 1993): 437-69.
[“Sartre/Cinema”]

"Le Hammam dans L'Enfant de sable de Tahar Ben Jelloun et Halfaouine: l'enfant des terrasses de Ferid Boughedir." The French Review 77, no. 6 (May 2004): 1128-1139.
["Purloined Letters"]

Gillian Pierce review of Soundproof Room [see above]
["Telltale at the Passage"]

Martin Jay. Downcast Eyes: The Denigration of Vision in Twentieth-Century French Thought. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.
[Search for a Father and “Sartre/Cinema”]

Lawrence R. Schehr. Alcibiades at the Door: Gay Discourses in French Literature. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1995.
[Search for a Father at page 70]

François Noudelmann. “Camus and Sartre: Le Corps et la loi.” In Anne-Marie Amiot and Jean-François Mattéi. Albert Camus et la philosophie: 133-55. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1997.
        [Search for a Father at page 148; note 1]

Michel Rybalka et Michel Contat. Sartre: Bibliographie 1980-1992. Paris: CNRS Éditions, 1993.
        [188, 199, 216]

Fabienne A. Worth. “Le Sacré et le Sida.” Les Temps modernes 592 (February-March 1997): 74-113
        [n74-75, 111]


Listed in ...

Scholars Resource Directory, New York Council for the Humanities

Marquis Who’s Who in the East. 26th edition (1996-1997); 27th edition (1999-2000)
Mentioned in Biography and Genealogy Master Index.

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