by Albert Camus (translated by Arthur Goldhammer) &
Brave Genius: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize
by Sean B. Carroll &
A Life Worth Living: Albert Camus and the Quest for Meaning
by Robert Zaretsky
How do we understand the critical response to Hannah Kent’s Burial Rites? In order to distinguish authentic aesthetic judgements amongst the reviews it will help to consider the way the advance for Burial Rites fits into the logic of trade book publishing.