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Bloom, Harold; De Man, Paul; Derrida, Jacques; Hartman, Geoffrey; Miller, J Hillis - Deconstruction and Criticism

Bloom, Harold; De Man, Paul; Derrida, Jacques; Hartman, Geoffrey; Miller, J Hillis - Deconstruction and Criticism

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Bloom, Harold; De Man, Paul; Derrida, Jacques; Hartman, Geoffrey; Miller, J Hillis - Deconstruction and Criticism
Bloom, Harold; De Man, Paul; Derrida, Jacques; Hartman, Geoffrey; Miller, J Hillis - Deconstruction and Criticism

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CONTRIBUTORS
PREFACE
THEBREAKING
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HaroldBloom
Contents
3
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ON
BORDER
LINES
75
JacquesDerrida
5
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J.
HillisMiller
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Preface
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book
noramanifesto
in
t ~
ordinarysense.
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it
wanrs
to
"manifest"anything,bymeans
of
essays
thatrctainrhestyleandcharonet
of
eachwriter,it
is
ashared
sec
of
problems.
Thest
problemsct'meron
tWO
issues
that
affectliterarycriticismtoday.
One
is
rhesituadon
of
criticismitself,whatkindofmaturerfunction
it
may
c1airn----a
functionbeyondthe0bviouslyacademicorpedagogical.Whileteaching,criticizing,andpresentingthegreattexts
of
OUf
cultureareessentialrasks,toinsistontheimportance
~
literatureshouldnotentailassigningtolitemrycriticismonlyaservice
funnion.
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is
panof
theworld
of
leners,and
hasirs
ownmixedphilosophicalandliterary,reflectiveandfiguralstrength.
The
secondsharedproblem
is
preciselythat
of
theimportance--or
forrr--of
literature.
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~
thatforceconsistin,howdoesitshowitself?Canatheorybedevelopedthat
is
descripliveandexplanatoryenoughtoilluminater'alherthanpesterworks
of
art?Thercaremanyways
of
describingtheforce
of
Iitcrature.Thepriority
of
languagetomeaning
is
onlyone
of
these.by[itplaysacrucialrolein
t h ~
essays.Itexpresseswhat
we
all
feel
aboutfigurativelanguage,itsexcessoveranyassignedmeaning,or.
put
moregenerally,thestrength
of
thesignifiervis-a-visasignified(the"meaning")thattriestoencloseit.Deconstruction,
as
ithascome
to
becalled,refusestoidentifytheforce
of
literaturewithanyconcept
of
embodiedmeaningandshowshowdeeplysuchlogocentricorincarnationisrperspectiveshaveinRuencedthe
way
we
thinkaboutart.
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