Jacques Derrida

Jacques Derrida

French philosopher and literary theorist, the founder of deconstruction.
An act of naming should quite rightly enable me to call any-thing a self-portrait, not only any drawing, 'portrait' or not, but everything that happens to me, that I can affect, or that affects me.More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My most resolute opponents believe that I am too visible, that I am a little too alive, that my name echoes too much in the texts which they nevertheless claim to be inaccessible.More Jacques Derrida quotes [09/20/2011 05:09:20]
During the fifteen or twenty years in which I tried - it was not always easy with publishers, newspapers, etc. - to forbid photographs, it was not at all in order to mark a sort of blank, absence, or disappearance of the image; it was because the code that dominates at once the production of these images, the framing they are made to undergo, the social implications (showing the writer's head framed in front his bookshelves, the whole scenario) seemed to me to be, first of all, terribly boring, but also contrary to whaMore Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are given over to absolute solitude. No one can speak with us and no one can speak for us; we must take it upon ourselves, each of us must take it upon himself.More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To pretend, I actually do the thing: I have therefore only pretended to pretend.More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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