EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims]


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  • 255
  • Retour à Reims
  • Didier Eribon
  • English
  • 12 March 2020
  • 9781584351238

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Download Retour à Reims Free read ´ Retour à Reims Didier Eribon ¾ 6 Summary Eribon's own family which changed its allegiance from the Communist Party to the National FrontReturning to Reims is a remarkable book of sociological inuiry and critical theory of interest to anyone concerned with the direction of leftist politics in the contemporary world and to anyone who has ever experienced how sexual identity can clash with other parts of one's identity A huge success in France since its initial publication in 2009 Returning to Reims received enthusiastic reviews in Le Monde Liberation L'Express Les Inrockuptibles and elsewhe. It s a week or so since I finished reading this book but in pandemic years that s about a month which means I ve left it too long to be able to write any full thoughts Here s a French intellectual going back home literallyfiguratively upon the death of his father to reflect upon his class roots sexuality and cetera Some of it is exceptional though whenever I read this kind of biography parentegraphy patergraphy matergraphy I find it hard to escape the thought that I d really like to read the parents perspective on the prodigal sonNevertheless it was good to be reminded of Bourdieu s pessimistic functionalism in this day and age related to a tyranny of low expectations as well as the invisible scaffolding that supports those in dominant class position who do not notice that they are positioned situated within a specific world Such scholars the author enjoyably remarks come from someone of privilege

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Download Retour à Reims Free read ´ Retour à Reims Didier Eribon ¾ 6 Summary Th provokes new reflection on Eribon's part about how multiple processes of domination intersect in a given life and in a given culture Eribon sets out to investigate his past the history of his family and the trajectory of his own life His story weaves together a set of remarkable reflections on the class system in France on the role of the educational system in class identity on the way both class and sexual identities are formed and on the recent history of French politics including the shifting voting patterns of the working classes reflected by. This is a highly recommended reading and a book that had a big impact on me This is in part because I see a lot of me in it but importantly because it is illuminating in so many ways Anyone interested in understanding how the support of the working class moved from the left to in some cases the extreme right and their embrace of nationalist and racist ideas about the challenges and factors determining upward mobility and the individual conflicts faced by those who do get a chance to escape the rules and laws imposed by classes should read this book There is also the revealing of the communicating vessels between the author s establishing of his gay identity and his desire need to leave the social conditions of his upbringing the differences and drifting apart that are created among the members of the same family and even a brilliant analysis of insults their background and meaning and how they we

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Download Retour à Reims Free read ´ Retour à Reims Didier Eribon ¾ 6 Summary On thinking the matter through it doesn't seem exaggerated to assert that my coming out of the sexual closet my desire to assume and assert my homosexuality coincided within my personal trajectory with my shutting myself up inside what I might call a class closet from Returning to ReimsAfter his father dies Didier Eribon returns to his hometown of Reims and rediscovers the working class world he had left behind thirty years earlier For years Eribon had thought of his father largely in terms of the latter's intolerable homophobia Yet his father's dea. This is a very intense autobiography of a French man who successfully extracted himself from a narrow working class background to study and then join the intellectual elite of France He grew up in a house with no books He also became aware in his teenage years that he was gayIn his adolescence he faced two hurdles to develop his intellectual knowledge and being gay Both these were anathema to his family and to the surrounding working class communityPage 73 74 my book One day as I was walking in central Paris he the author s grandfather saw me and stopped at the curb delighted at this fortuitous meeting I on the other hand was acutely embarrassed terrified that someone I knew might see me with him What would I have said if someone had asked me Who was that fellow you were chatting with What is it about the time spent in a bourgeois or petty bourgeois world that has led you to the point w


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    EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] Download ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¾ Didier Eribon Didier Eribon ¾ 6 Summary With “Returning to Reims” French sociologist Didier Eribon sparked a heated debate about the meaning of class in today’s society both in France and in Germany and probably in other countries in which the book was published as well The book is a memoir that tells the story of Eribon’s coming of age as a homosexua

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    EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] I'll admit I don't read non fiction titles very often but this is one of the better ones I've read in recent years With his sociologicalphilosophical approach Eribon provides insight into what it is like to come from the working class and try to break out of the vicious cycle; very interesting thoughts about what happened to Marxism and the left accompanied by the rise of the ultra right; and a great deal of genuinely ho

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    EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] One of the best books I've read this year The book is part sociological treatise on class and sexuality in post war France part political manifesto on what the Left must do in order to re claim the language of class in an age of populism for a new kind of emancipatory politics and part intellectual history of modern Fren

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    Download ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¾ Didier Eribon EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] This is a highly recommended reading and a book that had a big impact on me This is in part because I see a lot of me in it but importantly because it is illuminating in so many ways Anyone interested in understanding how the support of the working class moved from the left to in some cases the extreme right and their embrace of nationalist and racist ideas about the challenges and factors determining upward

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    Download Retour à Reims EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] Download ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ¾ Didier Eribon It's a week or so since I finished reading this book but in pandemic years that's about a month which means I've left it too long to be able to write any full thoughts Here's a French intellectual going back home literallyfiguratively upon the death of his father to reflect upon his class roots sexuality and cetera Some of it is exceptional though whenever I read this kind of biography parentegraphy patergraphy matergraphy? I f

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    EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] Download Retour à Reims I thought I already knew what this book is about and in some sense I did But it's main value is not its conclusion or the theory behind it but the story and the protagonists Eribon lets the reader into his and his family's life and make us the theorists feel how it was like It's definitely a must read

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    Didier Eribon ¾ 6 Summary EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] Interesting parallels between the resurgence of the far right in France and this country

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    EBOOK / PDF [Retour à Reims] Didier Eribon relates his personal experiences of social mobility and of coming out as a homosexual The value and the interest of this book lie in its being a first hand account In that sense I would call it recommended reading As a general sociological analysis it suffers from two defectsOne the author confounds all classes that

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