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Jean-Paul Sartre

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“Hell is other people at breakfast.”

“To me, philosophy is everything. It is the way [that] one lives.”

— Jean-Paul Sartre

          short PROFILE



Jean-Paul Sartre entry at Wikipedia
Jean-Paul Sartre's 1964 Nobel Prize
Jean-Paul Sartre's credits [since 1947] at Internet Movie Database

Major  Works
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BLUE CHECK: listed #44 on U.K. Telegraph Best 100  Novels (8/2014)  "La Nausée (Nausea)" [1938]

"Le Mur (The Wall)" [1939]

"L'Imaginaire (The Unconscious)" [1940]

"Being and Nothingness: A Phenomenological Essay On Ontology" [1943]
Being & Nothingness book by Jean-Paul Sartre  1993 translation by Hazel E. Barnes
book entry at Wikipedia
Wash. Square Press 8¼x5¼ pb [8/93] for $12.24
Peter Smith Publng hardcover [7/97] out of print/used
Gramercy 9½x6½ hardcover [6/94] out of print/used
"L'Être et Le Néant" French-language original
Gallimard mass pb [1972] out of print/used

"Hui Clos" / "In Camera" / "No Exit"  [1944 stageplay]
Three deceased characters are punished by being locked into a room together for eternity.
stageplay entry at Wikipedia

"No Exit" Broadway play [1946]
31 performances, Nov-Dec 1946; credits at IBDb

No Exit / Huis Clos de Jean-Paul Sartre 1954 film  "Huis Clos de Jean-Paul Sartre" feature film [France Dec 1954]
Directed by Jacqueline Audry; adapted by Pierre Laroche; starring Arletty, Franck Villard, Gaby Sylvia & Yves Deniaud
Region 1 DVD not available; full credits at IMDb
No Exit 1962 movie   "No Exit" aka "Sinners Go To Hell" [Zenith Intl. Dec 1962]
Directed by Tad Danielewski (with help from Orson Welles); adapted by George Tabori; starring Morgan Sterne, Viveca Lindfors, Rita Gam, Elsa Dorian, Mario Horna, Miguel A. Irarte, Mirta Miller & Ben Piazza; won Silver Berlin Bear Award for Best Actress shared by Rita Gam & Viveca Lindfors
DVD/Blu-ray not available • full credits at IMDbmovie entry at Wikipedia
"No Exit Suite In Six Parts" by Vladimir Ussachevsky
New World Records 6 of 13 tracks on music CD [12/92] for $17.99
1964 'In Camera' episode of "The Wednesday Play" on B.B.C. starring Harold Pinter  
"In Camera" episode of "The Wednesday Play" [B.B.C. Nov 1964]
85-minute b&w TV movie; adapted & directed by Philip Saville; starring Harold Pinter, Jane Arden, Katherine Woodville, Jonathan Hansen & Andre Boulay
DVD/Blu-ray not available; full credits at IMDb

"Huis Clos" TV movie [France Oct 1965]
Adapted & directed by Michel Mitrani; starring Judith Magre, Evelyne Rey, Michel Auclair
& René-Jean Chauffard; DVD/Blu-ray not available; credits at IMDb

"Huis Clos" TV movie [France May 2005]
Directed by Jean-Louis Lorenzi; starring Claire Nebout, François Marthouret, Claire Borotra
& Yves Le Moign; DVD/Blu-ray not available; full credits at IMDb

"No Exit: The Opera" [2008]
music by Andy Voresofficial webpage
Guerilla Opera of Boston performance [April 2008]
Chicago Opera Vanguard performance [Oct 2009]

"No Exit" [indep Nov 2013]  
2013 film of Sartre's 'No Exit' stageplay   Co-produced, adapted & directed by Matthew Roe; starring Joey Ibanez, [Ms] Bailey Alexander {co-producer}, Samantha Lopez & David Short
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available • credits at IMDbproducer's website
watch 7/2013 official trailer [1:41] at YouTube

"Les Chemins de la Liberté (The Roads To Freedom)" trilogy

"L'Âge de Raison (The Age of Reason)" [1945 novel]

"Le Sursis (The Reprieve)" [1947 novel]

"La Mort dans l'Âme (Troubled Sleep)" [1949 novel]

"La Putain Respectueuse (The Respectful Prostitute)" [1946]

Existentialism & Human Emotions book by Jean-Paul Sartre  
"Existentialism and Human Emotions" [1947]
by Jean-Paul Sartre

Lyle Stuart 8¼x5½ pb [6/84] for $9.95
hardcover [11/82] out of print/used

"Les Mains Sales (Dirty Hands)" [1948]

"Saint Genet, Actor and Martyr" [1952]

"Les Séquestrés d'Altona (The Condemned of Altona)" [1959

"Critique de la Raison Dialectique (Critique of Dialectical Reason)" [1960]

"Les Mots (The Words)" autobiography [1964]

Colonialism & Neocolonialism  "Colonialism and Neocolonialism" [orig 1964; rev 2001]
by Jean-Paul Sartre, translated by Azzedine Haddour, Steve Brewer & Terence McWilliams

Routledge pb [4/2006] for $19.95
Routledge 9¼x6½ pb [5/2001] for $26.95

Other  Works

Les Sorcières de Salem movie poster  "Les Sorcières de Salem" [Pathé Cinéma France April 1957]
Produced & directed by Raymond Rouleau; adapted by Jean-Paul Sartre from the 1953 stageplay "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller [1915-2005]; starring Simone Signoret, Yves Montand & Mylène Demongeot
DVD/Blu-ray not available
Henstooth Video b&w French-language VHS [3/95] out of prodn/used
full credits at IMDb

Works  About  Jean-Paul Sartre

"Jean-Paul Sartre" [Hamish Hamilton 1964] by Philip Thody

"Jean-Paul Sartre: Philosophy In The World" [1980] by Ronald Aronson

Sartre docu 82 by Astroc & Contat

"Jean-Paul Sartre: Hated Conscience of His Century" [Univ Chicago Press 1989] by John Gerassi
Volume 1: Protestant or Protester?

Cambridge Companion to Sartre book edited by Christina Howells  "Cambridge Companion To Sartre" [1992]
Edited by Christina Howells
Cambridge Univ Press 8¾x6 pb [1/2008] for $33.75
Cambridge Univ Press 9x6 hardcover [8/92] for $75.00

"Sartre and The Media" [MacMillan London 1993] by Michael Scriven

Sartre in 90 Minutes book by Paul Strathern  "Sartre in 90 Minutes" [1998]
by Paul Strathern

Ivan R. Dee, Publr 7¾x4¾ pb [6/98] for $9.95
Ivan R. Dee, Publr 8½x5¼ hardcover [6/98] for $14.95
Introducing Sartre book by Philip M.W. Thody & Howard Read  "Introducing Sartre" [1998]
by Philip M.W. Thody & Howard Read

Icon/Totem 8¼x5½ pb [2/2003] for $11.95
Icon/Totem 8x5½ pb [10/98] out of print/used

"Jean-Paul Sartre: Politics and Culture In Postwar France"
[MacMillan London 1999] by Michael Scriven

Genius in Their Own Words Seven Great 20th-Century Thinkers book edited by David Ramsay Steele  "Genius In Their Own Words: The Intellectual Journeys of Seven Great 20th-Century Thinkers" [2002] Edited by David Ramsay Steele
subjects/chapters are A.J. Ayer, Martin Buber, Albert Einstein [1879-1955], Hans-Georg Gadamer, Sarvepapalli Radhakrishnan, Bertrand Russell & Jean-Paul Sartre
Open Court 9x6 pb [7/2002] for $24.95
Publishers Group West hardcover [7/2002] for $40.11
The Existentialists Critical Essays on Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Sartre book edited by Charles Guignon  "The Existentialists: Critical Essays On Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger & Sartre" [2003] Edited by Charles Guignon
Rowman & Littlefield 8¾x6 pb [12/2003] for $25.95
Rowman & Littlefield 9¼x6 hardcover [12/2003] for $83.00

"The Schizoid World of Jean-Paul Sartre and R.D. Lang"
[Karnac, NY 2003] by Douglas Kirsner

Sartre & Camus book by David A. Sprintzen & Adrian van den Hoven  "Sartre and Camus: A Historic Confrontation" [2004]
Edited & translated by David A. Sprintzen & Adrian van den Hoven

Humanity Books hardcover [3/2004] for $33.58

Maison d'Être Bookstore's Albert Camus [1913-60] Page

"Jean-Paul Sartre and The Jewish Question: Anti-Antisemitism and The Politics
of The French Intellectual" [Univ NE Press 2006] by Jonathan Judaken

Talking with Sartre book edited by John Gerassi  "Talking With Sartre: Conversations and Debates" [2009]
Edited by John Gerassi

Yale Univ Press 9x6 pb [11/2009] for $13.60
Yale Univ Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [11/2009] for $45.00
Kant & Sartre Re-Discovering Critical Ethics book by Sorin Baiasu  "Kant and Sartre: Re-Discovering Critical Ethics" [2011]
by Sorin Baiasu

Kindle Edition from Palgrave Macmillan [9/2011] for $58.23 {sic}
Palgrave Macmillan 8¾x5¾ hardcover [9/2011] for $61.29
Existentialism and Contemporary Cinema / Sartrean Perspective book edited by Jean-Pierre Boule & Enda McCaffrey  "Existentialism and Contemporary Cinema: A Sartrean Perspective" [2011]
Edited by Jean-Pierre Boulé & Enda McCaffrey

Berghahn Books 9½x6¼ hardcover [10/2011] for $70.00
Boxer & The Goal Keeper / Sartre versus Camus book by Andy Martin  "The Boxer & The Goal Keeper: Sartre v. Camus" [2012]
by Andy Martin

"They Should Have Been A Dream Team. It Turned Into A Duel To The Death."
Simon & Schuster, Ltd. 7¾x5 pb [2/2013] out of print/used
Simon & Schuster, Ltd. 8½x5¼ hardcover [2012] out of print/used
Simon & Schuster U.K. hardcover [2012] out of print/used
Existentialist Moment / The Rise of Sartre book by Patrick Baert  "The Existentialist Moment: The Rise of Sartre As A Public Intellectual" [2015]
by Patrick Baert

Kindle Edition from Polity Press [8/2015] for $$24.95
Polity Press 9x6 pb [7/2015] for $24.95
Polity Press 9¼x6¼ hardcover [7/2015] for $69.95

Family  and  Friends  (and  Enemies)

Simone de Beauvoir

Camus: at first good friends & co-workers, but then a bitter falling-out occurred in ___

L i n k s
Jean-Paul Sartre entry at Wikipedia
Jean-Paul Sartre's credits [since 1947] at Internet Movie Database
Jean-Paul Sartre's 1964 Nobel Prize

browse Jean-Paul Sartre Store {returns 180+ titles} at Amazon

Sartre Society, U.K [est. 1992] based at University of Ulster in Northern Ireland
North American Sartre Society [est. 1970s]
KE's Jean-Paul Sartre fansite
Moonstruck Drama Bookstore's Sartre Page

Maison d'Être's Existentialism Page
Maison d'Être's Existentialist Film Festival

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