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*Danish punk rock band [[Iceage]] references this book in the song "Ecstasy", and vocalist Elias Bender Rønnenfelt cited ''Story of the Eye'' as an influence in writing the album ''[[You're Nothing]]''.<ref>http://pitchfork.com/features/update/9031-iceage/</ref><ref>http://songmeanings.com/songs/view/3530822107859451243/</ref>
*Pornographic film star and writer, [[Stoya]], references this book: "I’d taken this white tunic ... and transcribed the first few chapters of Bataille’s ‘Story of Eye’ onto it with black fine point Sharpie."<ref>http://graphicdescriptions.com/19-slow-correspondence</ref>
In David Mitchell's book, Black Swan Green, Mr. Dunwoody, the art teacher at the narrators (Jason Taylor) school, is reading this book when Jason comes in to the staff room to retrieve a whistle for Mr. Kempsey. Mr. Dunwoody tells him it is a book on the history of opticians. Page 212.
 
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