Ève Morisi is an assistant professor of French in the Department of European Languages and Studies at the University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on the intersections of poetics, politics, and ethics in 19th- and 20th-century literature, with particular emphasis on the representations of violence and suffering. She is the author of Albert Camus contre la peine de mort (Gallimard, 2011), Albert Camus: le souci des autres (Classiques Garnier, 2013), and Camus et l’éthique (Classiques Garnier, forthcoming in Fall 2014).
Painting World War I, Not Quite by Number
Jean Echenoz brings World War I alive in his compact and chiseled 1914....