Linked bibliography for the SEP article "Jean-Paul Sartre" by Jack Reynolds and Pierre-Jean Renaudie

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This bibliography presents a selection of the works from Sartre and secondary literature that are relevant for this article. For a complete annotated bibliography of Sartre’s works see

  • Contat, Michel and Michel Rybalka, 1974, The Writings of Jean-Paul Sartre, two volumes, Richard C. McCleary (trans.), (Northwestern University Studies in Phenomenology & Existential Philosophy), Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press. (Scholar)

Updated in

  • 1975, Magazine littéraire, 103–4: 9–49,

and by Michel Sicard in

  • 1979, special issue on Sartre, Obliques, 18–19(May): 331–347.

Michel Rybalka and Michel Contat have complied an additional bibliography of primary and secondary sources published since Sartre’s death in

  • Rybalka, Michel and Michel Contat, 1993, Sartre: Bibliographie 1980–1992, (CNRS Philosophie), Paris: CNRS and Bowling Green, OH:: Philosophy Documentation Center, Bowling Green State University. (Scholar)

A. Primary Literature

A.1 Works by Sartre

A.1.1 Individual works published by Sartre
  • 1936a, La Transcendance de l’ego: Esquisse d’une description phénomenologique, Paris: J. Vrin. Translated as
    • 1957, The Transcendence of the Ego: An Existentialist Theory of Consciousness, Forrest Williams and Robert Kirkpatrick (trans.), New York: Noonday Press. (Scholar)
    • 2004, The Transcendence of the Ego: A Sketch for a Phenomenological Description, Andrew Brown (trans.), London: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203694367
  • 1936b [2012], L’imagination, Paris: F. Alcan. Translated as The Imagination, Kenneth Williford and David Rudrauf (trans.), London: Routledge, 2012. doi:10.4324/9780203723692
  • 1938 [1965], La Nausée: Roman, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Nausea, Robert Baldick (trans.), Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1965.
  • 1939a [1970], “Une idée fondamentale de la phénoménologie de Husserl: l’intentionnalit”, La Nouvelle Revue française, 304: 129–132. Reprinted in Situations 1. Translated as “Intentionality: A Fundamental Idea of Husserl’s Phenomenology”, Joseph P. Fell (trans.), Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, 1(2): 4–5, 1970. doi:10.1080/00071773.1970.11006118 (Scholar)
  • 1939b [1948], Esquisse d’une théorie des émotions, Paris: Hermann. Translated as The Emotions: Outline of a Theory, Bernard Frechtman (trans.), New York: Philosophical Library, 1948.
  • 1940 [2004], L’Imaginaire: Psychologie Phénoménologique de l’imagination, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as The Imaginary: A Phenomenological Psychology of the Imagination, Arlette Elkaïm-Sartre (ed.), Jonathan Webber (trans.), London: Routledge, 2004. (Scholar)
  • 1943 [1956, 2018], L’être et le néant: Essai d’ontologie phénoménologique, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as
    • 1956, Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology, Hazel E. Barnes (trans.), New York: Philosophical Library. (Scholar)
    • 2018, Being and Nothingness: An Essay in Phenomenological Ontology, Sarah Richmond (trans.), London: Routledge.
  • 1945–49, Les Chemins de la liberté (The roads to freedom), Paris: Gallimard. Series of novels L’âge de raison (The age of reason, 1945), Le sursis (The reprieve, 1945), and La mort dans l’âme (Troubled sleep, 1949).
  • 1946a [2007], L’existentialisme est un humanisme, (Collection Pensées), Paris: Nagel. Translated as Existentialism is a Humanism, John Kulka (ed.), Carol Macomber (trans.), New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007.
  • 1946b [1948/1995], Réflexions sur la question juive, Paris: P. Morihien. Translated as Anti-semite and Jew, George J. Becker (trans.), New York: Schocken Books, 1948 (reprinted with preface by Michael Walzer, 1995).
  • 1946c [1955], “Matérialisme et Révolution I”, Les Temps Modernes, 9: 37–63 and 10: 1–32. Reprinted in Situations III, Paris: Gallimard, 1949. Translated as , “Materialism and Revolution”, in Literary and Philosophical Essays, Annette Michelson (trans.), New York: Criterion Books, 1955. (Scholar)
  • 1947a [1967], Baudelaire, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Baudelaire, Martin Turnell (trans.), London: H. Hamilton, 1949. Reprinted, Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1967
  • 1947b [1949], Huis-Clos, Paris: Gallimard. First produced 1944. Translated as No Exit, in No Exit, and Three Other Plays, New York: Vintage Books, 1949. (Scholar)
  • 1947c [1949], Les Mouches, Paris: Gallimard. First produced 1943. Translated as The Flies, in No Exit, and Three Other Plays, New York: Vintage Books, 1949. (Scholar)
  • 1948a [1988], “Qu’est-ce que la littérature?”, Les Temps modernes. Collected in Situations II. Translated in “What Is Literature?” and Other Essays, Bernard Frechtman (trans.), Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1988. (Scholar)
  • 1948b [1967], “Conscience de soi et connaissance de soi”, Bulletin de la Société française de Philosophie, n° 3, avril-juin 1948. Translated as “Consciousness of Self and Knowledge of Self”, in Readings in Existential Phenomenology, Nathaniel Lawrence and Daniel O’Connor (eds), Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1967. (Scholar)
  • 1948c [1949], Les mains sales: pièce en sept tableaux, Paris: Gallimard. First produced 1948. Translated as Dirty Hands, in No Exit, and Three Other Plays, New York: Vintage Books, 1949. (Scholar)
  • 1952a [1963], Saint-Genêt, Comédien et martyr, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Saint Genet: Actor and Martyr, Bernard Frechtman (trans.), New York: George Braziller, 1963.
  • 1952b [1968]. “Les communistes et la paix”, published in Situations VI. Translated as “The Communists and Peace”, in The Communists and Peace, with A Reply to Claude Lefort, Martha H. Fletcher and Philip R. Berk (trans.), New York: George Braziller, 1968. (Scholar)
  • 1957 [1963/1968], Questions de méthode, Paris: Gallimard. Later to be a foreword for Sartre 1960. Translated as Search for a Method, Hazel E. Barnes (trans.), New York: Knopf, 1963. Reprinted New York: Random House, 1968. (Scholar)
  • 1960a [1976], Critique de la Raison dialectique, tome 1, Théorie des ensembles pratiques, Paris, Gallimard. Translated as Critique of Dialectical Reason, volume 1: Theory of Practical Ensembles, Alan Sheridan-Smith (trans.), London: New Left Books, 1976. Reprinted in 2004 with a forward by Fredric Jameson, London: Verso. The second unfinished volume was published posthumously in 1985. (Scholar)
  • 1960b, Les Séquestrés d’Altona (The condemned of Altona), Paris: Gallimard. First produced 1959. (Scholar)
  • 1964a [1964], Les mots, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as The Words, Bernard Frechtman (trans.), New York: Braziller, 1964.
  • 1969, “Itinerary of a Thought”, interview with Perry Anderson, Ronald Fraser and Quintin Hoare, New Left Review, I/58: 43–66. Partially published in Situations IX. (Scholar)
  • 1971–72 [1981–93], L’Idiot de la famille. Gustave Flaubert de 1821 à 1857, 3 volumes, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as The Family Idiot: Gustave Flaubert, 1821–1857, 5 volumes, Carol Cosman (trans.), Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981/1987/1989/1991/1993.
  • 1980 [1996], “L’espoir, maintenant”, interview with Benny Lévy, Le Nouvel observateur, n° 800, 801, 802. Reprinted as L’espoir maintenant: les entretiens de 1980, Lagrasse: Verdier, 1991. Translated as Hope Now: The 1980 Interviews, Adrian van den Hoven (trans.), Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1996. (Scholar)
A.1.2 Collections of works by Sartre

References to Situations will be abbreviated as Sit. followed by the volume, e.g., Sit. V.

  • 1947, Situations I: Critiques littéraires, Paris: Gallimard. Partially translated in Literary and Philosophical Essays, Annette Michelson (trans.), London: Rider, 1955. Reprinted New York: Collier Books, 1962. (Scholar)
  • 1948, Situations II, Paris: Gallimard.
  • 1949, Situations III: Lendemains de guerre, Paris: Gallimard.
  • 1964b, Situations IV: Portraits, Paris: Gallimard.
  • 1964c, Situations V: Colonialisme et néo-colonialisme, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Colonialism and Neocolonialism, Azzdedine Haddour, Steve Brewer, and Terry McWilliams (trans), London: Routledge, 2001. doi:10.4324/9780203991848
  • 1964d, Situations VI: Problèmes du marxisme 1, Paris: Gallimard.
  • 1965, Situations VII: Problèmes du marxisme 2, Paris:, Gallimard.
  • 1971, Situations VIII: Autour de 68, Paris: Gallimard.
  • 1972, Situations IX: Mélanges, Paris: Gallimard. Material from Situations VIII et IX translated as Between Existentialism and Marxism, John Mathews (trans.), London: New Left Books, 1974.
  • 1976, Situations X: Politique et autobiographie, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Life/Situations: Essays Written and Spoken, Paul Auster and Lydia Davis (trans), New York: Pantheon, 1977.
  • 1981, Œuvres romanesques, Michel Contat, Michel Rybalka, G. Idt and G. H. Bauer (eds), Paris: Gallimard, Bibliothèque de la Pléiade.
  • 1988, “What is Literature?” and Other Essays, [including Black Orpheus] tr. Bernard Frechtman et al., intro. Steven Ungar, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. (Scholar)
  • 2005, Théâtre complet, Paris: Gallimard, Bibliothèque de la Pléiade.
A.1.3 Posthumous works by Sartre
  • 1983a, Cahiers pour une morale, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Notebook for an Ethics, David Pellauer (trans.), Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1992.
  • 1983b [1984], Carnets de la drôle de guerre, septembre 1939 - mars 1940, Paris: Gallimard. Reprinted in 1995 with an addendum. Translated as The War Diaries: Notebooks from a Phoney War, Quinton Hoare (trans.), New York: Pantheon, 1984. (Scholar)
  • 1983c, Lettres au Castor et à quelques autres, Simone de Beauvoir (ed.), Paris: Gallimard
    • Tome 1: 1926–1939
    • Tome 2: 1940–1963
    Some translated in Quiet Moments in a War. The Letters of Jean-Paul Sartre to Simone de Beauvoir, 1940–1963, Simone de Beauvoir (ed.) and Lee Fahnestock and Norman MacAfee (tr. and intro.), New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1993.
  • 1984, Le Scenario Freud, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as The Freud Scenario, Quinton Hoare (trans.), Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1986.
  • 1985, Critique de la raison dialectique, tome 2, L’intelligibilité de l’histoire, Paris: Gallimard. Translated as Critique of Dialectical Reason, Volume 2: The Intelligibility of History, Quintin Hoare (trans.), London: Verso, 1991. Reprinted 2006, foreword by Frederic Jameson, London: Verso. [unfinished].
  • 1989, Vérité et existence, Paris: Gallimard [written in 1948]. Translated as Truth and Existence, Adrian van den Hoven (trans.), Ronald Aronson (intro.), Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1992. (Scholar)
  • 1990, Écrits de jeunesse, Michel Contat and Michel Rybalka (eds), Paris: Gallimard.

A.2 Works by others

B. Secondary literature

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