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Masochism: Coldness and Cruelty & Venus in Furs

by: Gilles Deleuze

Publisher: Zone Books (1971)


Staff Pick by comrade: Cooper

Two books in one! (1) Maybe Deleuze's most readable work, combining philosophy, literary analysis, and psychoanalysis to paint a more interesting picture of masochism. (2) Masoch's paradigmatic novel -- stifling and chilling, but a rapid read nonetheless!