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Transgression et littérarité : l’oeuvre de Pierre Guyotat et son influence sur les milieux artistiques et littéraires

Abstract : This thesis proposes reflections on the work of Pierre Guyotat and responses it generates or has generated, especially through his actuality and his recent activities from 2013 to 2016. We use two theoretical issues which, by mobilizing various study fields, make it possible to establish and study the multiple possibilities specific to this work and which it raises: transgression and literarity. Firstly, this work analyzes the decompartmentalisation performed by the artist – who refuses the reductive denomination of “writer” – of words and literature topoï, through what he call his “figures”, notion which has a specific story in textual analysis as well as in his work and way of thinking. Afterward, we explore the various corpus of documents – collections, exhibitions, the Inferno of National Library of France – which contains his work and possible dialogues with other avant-garde works, artists and movements (Viennese Actionnism, body art, butô). We propose an analysis of a pivotal and transgressive period when the fiction breaks into the author’s reality who find himself emaciated and physiologically attacked up to a state of coma before being “reborn” on stage. This is the challenge, multiple and polysemous, of this work, embodied in fiction by Samora Mâchel, a figure whose text remains still unpublished. The stage is one of the places to be explored in this secondary phase of reflection where we highlight in what ways the writing material of Pierre Guyotat will follow the outlines and meet other singular artists, considering that an original work, creative and transgressive, makes other artists original creators in turn. This second part of the reflection allows the junction between theory and practice by studying performing arts, from genesis to representation, and by questioning the artists
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Yoann Sarrat. Transgression et littérarité : l’oeuvre de Pierre Guyotat et son influence sur les milieux artistiques et littéraires. Littératures. Université Clermont Auvergne, 2017. Français. ⟨NNT : 2017CLFAL009⟩. ⟨tel-01784536⟩



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