Derrida: A Biography by Benoît Peeters, translated by Andrew Brown

Reviewed by
November 2013, no. 356
Jackie D.

Derrida: A Biography

by Benoît Peeters, translated by Andrew Brown

Polity (Blackwell), $47.95 hb, 637pp, 9780745656151

Derrida: A Biography by Benoît Peeters, translated by Andrew Brown

Reviewed by
November 2013, no. 356

By what right, and in accordance with what set of social conditions or teleological commitments, ideologies, cultural and biographical conventions, and in whose name might one begin to speak of, formulate, detail, or analyse the life of Jackie aka ‘Jacques’ Derrida?

Jackie D.

Derrida: A Biography

by Benoît Peeters, translated by Andrew Brown

Polity (Blackwell), $47.95 hb, 637pp, 9780745656151

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