From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Michel Surya is a French writer, philosopher, editor and director of the journal Lignes. Georges Bataille : An Intellectual Biography (French title: Georges Bataille, la mort à l'œuvre), his biography of Georges Bataille was awarded the Prix Goncourt for biography. It was translated by Krzysztof Fijalkowski and Michael Richardson for Verso Books in 2002.
- Michel Surya, Georges Bataille, la mort à l’œuvre, Gallimard, Paris, 1992