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Exploding EnglishCriticism, Theory, Culture$
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Bernard Bergonzi

Print publication date: 1991

Print ISBN-13: 9780198112617

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198112617.001.0001

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Who is Derrida, What is He?

Who is Derrida, What is He?

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(p.129) 8. Who is Derrida, What is He?
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Exploding English
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Bernard Bergonzi

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198112617.003.0008

This chapter discusses the nature of Jacques Derrida's reputation. One thing that all readers are most likely to agree upon is that Derrida is a very difficult writer. He is an admired figure in both the French and the American academic worlds. The discussions in this chapter show that Derrida is a man whose dominance in critical theory is inescapable.

Keywords:   nature, Jacques Derrida, critical theory, writer

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