Disjecta: This week's links

Your guide to this week's best cultural links
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Samuel Beckett: Waiting for Beckett Documentary: A very rare treasure, well worth your time
Samuel Beckett: Debts and Legacies 2011
Samuel Beckett: Ends and Odds
Samuel Beckett and Silence
Samuel Beckett: One of Beckett's favourite chess books, Irvine Chernev's The Most Instructive Games of Chess Ever Played
Samuel Beckett: Portugese productions by Teatro Plástico
Samuel Beckett: Audio recording of David Warrilow performing A Piece of Monologue
Samuel Beckett: Madeleine Renard as Winnie in Samuel Beckett's Oh Les Beaux Jours (Happy Days)
Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot: The Video Game
Samuel Beckett on James Joyce
James Joyce on Hamlet
James Joyce: Fourth Annual James Joyce Research Colloquium, 14-16 April 2011
Barry Miles' top ten counterculture books
Judith Butler on Franz Kafka
George Orwell: The Guardian reviews A Life in Letters
Joyce Carol Oates: Los Angeles Times reviews Oates' recent memoir, A Widow's Story
Joyce Carol Oates: Elle interviews the American author about her new memoir, A Widow's Story
Philip Roth and Joyce Carol Oates receive National Humanities Awards
Philip Roth on Fact and Fiction
Philip Roth on God and Religion: 'I don't have a religious bone in my body'
Margaret Atwood: Atwood profiled as part of The Guardian's Top 100 Women series
J. M. Coetzee: Stephen Abell on Coetzee, suffering and the novel
Don DeLillo: American novelist reads from Mao II at a 2011 PEN event
The Great Gatsby as video game
Our favourite writers as Legos
Dante Alighieri's Death Mask

Philosophy & Critical Theory:

Assuming Gender: Second issue of the online academic journal is now free to download
Roland Barthes on the Labyrinth Metaphor
Jacques Lacan: Unpublished seminars
Why should we care about Immanuel Kant?
Lisa Appignanesi on the language of love
Gilles Deleuze University Lectures 1979-1987
Jacques Derrida: Television interview in which Derrida reflects on 'what comes before the question'
Judith Butler: Critical theorist profiled as part of The Guardian's Top 100 Women
Friedrich Nietzsche: Was Nietzsche the first psychologist?
Verso Book of Dissent: Competition


Samuel Beckett: Conor Lovett to perform First Love and The End at the Samuel beckett: Out of the Archive festival
William Shakespeare: Helen Mirren: 'I want to play Hamlet!'
William Shakespeare: Was Hamlet a melancholy Dane? That is the question


J. G. Ballard: Christian Bale (Empire of the Sun) to reunite with Brad Anderson (The Machinist) on adaptation of Ballard's Concrete Island
Michel Gondry adapting Philip K. Dick's Ubik
Allen Ginsberg: Peter Bradshaw reviews Howl, a new biopic of the American Beat poet

Thank you to all link contributions, which can be found on the A Piece of Monologue Twitter page.