Tag Archives: Derrida

writing about v. doing deconstruction

It’s one thing to do deconstruction and another to write about deconstruction. What is cumbersome about reading Derrida, for instance, is following the steps of the method, which weave together so many disciplinary threads and modes of analysis that it’s … Continue reading

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the anniversary of a blog post

I’ll admit that I subscribe to Leiter’s Leiter Reports blog. Almost exactly one year ago Leiter posted on his Nietzsche blog an analysis and indictment of what he called ‘party line continentalists’ and the graduate departments that hold this line. … Continue reading

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