Unpacking Derrida's Library: Secrets of the Archive

Oct 9, 2014, 12:00 amOct 11, 2014, 12:00 am
101 McCormick Hall


Event Description

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Created to honor the 10th anniversary of the death of French-Algerian philosopher, Jacques Derrida, the conference will explore the ways in which Derrida’s writings helped transform our understanding of a range of disciplines and areas in the humanities, including philosophy, literature, art and art history, music, architecture, anthropology, cultural studies, gender studies, law, psychoanalysis and human rights.

For any questions, please contact Patricia Zimmer by email or by calling 609-258-4851.

Co-sponsored by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, the Council of the Humanities, the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities, the Lewis Center for the Arts, the Department of English, the Department of French and Italian, the Department of Comparative Literature, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese Languages and Cultures, the Department of German and the School of Architecture. Photograph: A view of part of Jacques Derrida’s library in his home in Ris Orangis.