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Encountering Derrida

Legacies and Futures of Deconstruction

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"Encountering Derrida" explores the points of engagement between Jacques Derrida and a host of other European thinkers, past and present, in order to counter recent claims that the era of deconstruction is finally drawing to a close. The book rereads Derrida in order to renew deconstruction's various conceptions of language, poetry, philosophy, institutions, difference and the future.This impressive collection of essays from the world's leading Derrida scholars re-evaluates Derrida's legacy and looks forward to the possible futures of deconstruction by confronting various challenges to Derrida's thought. Collectively, the essays argue that Derrida must be read alongside others, an approach that produces some surprising new accounts of this challenging critical thinker.

Author Biography

Simon Morgan Wortham is Reader in Literary Studies at the University of Portsmouth, UK. His previous publications include Counter-institutions: Jacques Derrida and the Question of the University (Fordham University Press, 2006) and Samuel Weber: Acts of Reading (Ashgate, 2003). Allison Weiner has a PhD in Comparative Literature from Yale University, USA.
Release date Australia
November 8th, 2007
Contributors
Edited by Allison Weiner Edited by Simon Morgan Wortham
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Pages
224
Dimensions
156x234x23
ISBN-13
9780826498939
Product ID
1732709

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