Sex and Aesthetics in Samuel Beckett's Work

October 30, 2020
Sex and Aesthetics in Samuel Beckett's Work

This book places sex and sexuality firmly at the heart ofBeckett. From the earliest prose to the late plays, Paul Stewartuncovers a profound mistrust of procreation which neverthelessallows for a surprising variety of non-reproductive forms of sexwhich challenge established notions of sexual propriety andidentity politics.