Example sentences for: deleuze

How can you use “deleuze” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A children's book was recently published in France based on excerpts from the works of the even trendier and more arcane Gilles Deleuze, the late French philosopher and celebrated author of Anti-Oedipus . The author is Jacqueline Duhême, a former model for Henri Matisse and pal of Paul Eluard, Pablo Picasso, and Raymond Queneau.

  • Oh sure, he says, he knows the occasional Ivy Leaguer who works nine-to-five so that she can rush off at night to read Gilles Deleuze or play rock 'n' roll.

  • It is so heavily scored that it looks nearly sculptural, and it is covered with dots that look like smallpox--an essay in the catalogue cites Freud, by way of Gilles Deleuze, on the "schizophrenic aptitude for perceiving the surface and skin as if it were pierced with an infinite number of little holes."

  • Duhême, who today makes her living as a graphic designer and illustrator, calls her book (in French) The Bird of Philosophy . The title was inspired by one of Deleuze's cryptic musings: "Don't you think that philosophy is as pretty as a bird's name?"

  • Deleuze for Dodo Birds


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