Derrida’s Topographies*. J. HILLIS MILLER. [A]bout this place where I am going, I know enough to think, with a certain terror, that things are not going well there. Topographies (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics) [J. Miller] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book investigates the function of. Topographies has 6 ratings and 1 review. This book investigates the function of topographical names and descriptions in a variety of narratives, poems, a.

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BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 16, Also puzzling is the editor’s decision to include Maurice Blanchot’s “Reading. Though the texts examined are primarily by 19th- and 20th-century poets Tennyson, Hopkins, Stevensnovelists Kleist, Dickens, Hardy, Faulknerphilosopher-theorists Nietzsche, Heidegger, DerridaPlato’s Protagoras and the Book of Ruth are also included.

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Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? Topics include the initiating efficacy of speech acts, ethical responsibility, political or legislative power, the translation of theory from one topographical location to another, the way topographical delineations can function as parable or allegory, and the relation of personification to landscape.


This theoretical shift distances Miller within the Yale School from A former member of the so-called Yale School with Paul de Man, Harold Bloom, and Geoffrey Hartman, Miller is by now topographifs prolific author in whose millfr a phenomenological heritage is blended with a rare talent for “deconstructive” reading.

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Gwen marked it as to-read May 21, Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Alastair Kemp marked it as to-read Mar 30, The question of the way speech acts operate in literature and in topograaphies is the most pervasive of these topics.

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To be sure, after the phenomenological period at Johns Hopkins, when Miller practiced a comprehensive criticism of identification, two other important moments followed: Corey rated it really liked it Jan 07, Federation University Australia Topographiez. Nora is currently reading it Dec 25, Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. No trivia or quizzes yet. Looking for beautiful books?


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Georges Poulet, whose “criticism ofidentification” encourages readers to identify with the spirit of the work, may have been a more suitable—and certainly less radical—inclusion at this point in the collection.

For Blanchot, reading merely affirms the existence of the work: Description This book investigates the function of topographical names and descriptions in a variety of narratives, poems, and philosophical or theoretical texts, primarily from the 19th and 20th centuries, but including also Plato and the Bible.

Faces, Places, and Ethics in Plato 3. Heidegger and Hardy 2.

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