Derek Attridge in Conversation (Critical Voices) by Derek Attridge

By Derek Attridge

This quantity of dialog not just offers a succinct philosophical biography that highlights the big variety of Attridge’s pursuits, but in addition foregrounds his full of life engagements with literary conception, poetics, and stylistics, in addition to his reassessments of up to date philosophy and literary principles, particularly these bearing on the paintings Jacques Derrida, James Joyce, and J. M. Coetzee. Readers will locate during this publication an excellent balancing act as Attridge negotiates the dynamics among the orthodoxies of severe perform and the strategic interventions of deconstructive examining. This publication, with an appendix of a chronological directory of Attridge’s courses, is an obtainable and provocative creation to the tips of 1 of the main excellent serious voices and beneficiant presences in literary reviews within the Anglophone world.

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