"Coming to Writing" and Other Essays available in Paperback
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This collection presents six essays by one of France’s most remarkable contemporary authors. A notoriously playful stylist, here Hélène Cixous explores how the problematics of the sexesviewed as a paradigm for all difference, which is the organizing principle behind identity and meaningmanifest themselves, write themselves, in texts. These superb translations do full justice to Cixous’s prose, to its songlike flow and allusive brilliance.
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About the Author
Hélène Cixous is Professor at the University of Paris VIII, and director of the university’s Center for Research in Feminine Studies.
Susan Rubin Suleiman is the Dillon Professor of the Civilization of France and Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University.