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Cinders

Cinders

by Jacques Derrida
     
 

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"Cinders, one of Derrida's most poetic texts . . . is a moving disquisition on what endures in a culture beyond human life, its residue, its ashes." -Radical Philosophy. It also contains some of Derrida's most essential elaborations of his thinking on the feminine and on the legacy of the Holocaust in contemporary poetry and philosophy

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"Cinders, one of Derrida's most poetic texts . . . is a moving disquisition on what endures in a culture beyond human life, its residue, its ashes." -Radical Philosophy. It also contains some of Derrida's most essential elaborations of his thinking on the feminine and on the legacy of the Holocaust in contemporary poetry and philosophy

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816689545
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
07/10/2014
Series:
Posthumanities Series, #28
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
1,111,589
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Jacques Derrida whose works published by the University of Nebraska Press are listed below, is directeur d'études at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, and holds visiting appointments at the University of California Irvine, and the City University of New York.

Ned Lukacher discusses Derrida's concerns in his introduction, "Mourning Becomes Telepathy." The author of Primal Scenes: Literature, Philosophy Psychoanalysis (1986), he teaches the history of literary criticism in the English Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Other works by Jacques Derrida published by the University of Nebraska Press include Glas (1986), The Archeology of the Frivolous (1987), The Ear of the Other (1988), and Edmund Husserl's Origin of Geometry (1989).

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