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In Search of a New Image of Thought: Gilles Deleuze and Philosophical Expressionism

Gregg Lambert


This book demonstrates that since the publication of Proust and Signs in 1964 Gilles Deleuze’s search for a new means of philosophical expression became a central theme of all his oeuvre, including those written with psychoanalyst Félix Guattari. This book, like Deleuze, calls this “the image of thought.” This book’s exploration begins with Deleuze’s earliest exposition of the Proustian image of thought and then follows the “tangled history” of the image that runs through subsequent works, such as Kafka: Toward a Minor Literature, The Rhizome (which serves as an introduction to Deleuze’s A Tho ... More

Keywords: Proust and Signs, Gilles Deleuze, philosophical expression, Félix Guattari, modern cinema, non-philosophy

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780816678020
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816678020.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Gregg Lambert, author
Dean's Professor of Humanities, Syracuse University