The Seventh Function of LanguageBook - 2017
The suspicious death of literary critic Roland Barthes in 1980 Paris reveals the secret history of the French intelligentsia, plunging a hapless police detective into the depths of literary theory as it was documented in a famed linguist's lost manuscript.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017
Edition: First American edition
Characteristics: 359 pages ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: 7th function of language