Explores the importance of political judgment in the work of Bernard Stiegler, and argues his approach to judgment marks an important break with continental political thought.
Revisits, reassesses, and reclaims the legacy of May '68 in light of our present cultural and historical emergency.
Shows how contemporary French philosophy adopted this literary paradigm and argues for its significance for addressing concerns in ethics, ontology, and aesthetics.
Examines the relationship of Derrida’s writings on architecture to his methodology of deconstruction and to deconstrutivism in architecture.
Engages the work and career of the philosopher Hugh J. Silverman.
Delineates Lacan’s theory of the four discourses as a practical framework through which faculty can reflect on where their students are, developmentally, and where they might go.
A hermeneutical study of metaphor in African American literature.
Outlines a mystical theology and experience of the sacred founded on the absence of god.
All of Derrida’s texts on Joyce together under one cover in fresh, new translations, along with key essays covering the range of Derrida’s engagement with Joyce’s works.
Wide-ranging essays on Jean-Luc Nancy’s thought.
Explains how the work of Deleuze and Guattari speaks to feminism and other progressive movements.
A feminist and Foucauldian analysis of a variety of emerging gendered discourses.
Questions whether current theories and pedagogies of alterity have allowed us truly to engage the Other.
Argues that the responsibility for eradicating racial hatred has been redirected away from the state and toward the hated, leaving the causes of hate unaddressed.
This book is a close reading of Jacques Lacan's seminal essay, "The Agency of the Letter in the Unconscious or Reason Since Freud, " selected for the particular light it casts on Lacan's complex relation ...