Dead Theory: Derrida, Death, and the Afterlife of Theory by Jeffrey R. Di Leo

By Jeffrey R. Di Leo

what's the legacy of thought after the deaths of such a lot of of its prime lighting fixtures, from Jacques Derrida to Roland Barthes? Bringing jointly reflections through prime modern students, Dead Theory explores the afterlives of the paintings of the good theorists and the present nation of concept this present day. contemplating the paintings of thinkers comparable to Derrida, Deleuze, and Levinas, the e-book explores the ways that concept has lengthy been haunted by way of dying and the way it may suffer for the future.

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