Jacques Derrida

Jacques Derrida

French philosopher and literary theorist, the founder of deconstruction.
Circumcision , that's all I've ever talked about.More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I became the stage for the great argument between Nietzsche and Rousseau. I was the extra ready to take on all the roles.More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy. I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream, a certain language governed it.More Jacques Derrida quotes [09/20/2011 05:09:05]
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]
I absolutely forbade all public photographs of myself. I like photography, I don't have anything against it, but...More Jacques Derrida quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Eugeny Antonuk Nothing is as conducive to degradation as a desire to seem, not to be. And the first sign of civilization is the quality of waste disposal. [09/04/2018 02:09:10] More


Anatoly Yurkin The financial loss is the inevitable retaliation for fraud in the era of blockchain and Big Data. [09/04/2018 01:09:13] More


Eugeny Antonuk Myths and imagination are an illusion of the fullness of the world with our knowledge of it. [08/30/2018 04:08:35] More


Anatoly Yurkin The fading globalization is being replaced by digital egoism and monetary solipsism, in the interests of which the world economy will be minted in electronic money and avatar tokens. [09/18/2018 12:09:24] More


Eugeny Antonuk For the most part, the past is formed by habits and cycles, so the past is predictable by the habits of the present. "And there is nothing new under the sun." [09/14/2018 04:09:56] More