On Futurity: Malabou, Nancy and Derrida by J. MartinonOn Futurity: Malabou, Nancy and Derrida by J. Martinon

On Futurity: Malabou, Nancy and Derrida

byJ. Martinon

Hardcover | June 20, 2007

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This book explores how deconstruction addresses the issue of futurity in the act of writing and translation. It focuses on three French expressions - venue, survenue, and voir-venir - taken from the work of Jacques Derrida, Jean-Luc Nancy, and Catherine Malabou, and offers fresh insights, proposing the possibility of a multiplicity of structures.
JEAN-PAUL MARTINON is a lecturer in the Department of Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths College, London, UK. He was the co-founder and curator ofRear Window(1991-1998) an independent arts trust that staged a series of exhibitions and conferences in temporary sites across London. He has published numerous essays in exhibition catalogues and...
Title:On Futurity: Malabou, Nancy and DerridaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.56 inPublished:June 20, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230506844

ISBN - 13:9780230506848

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Table of Contents

Foreword Introduction PART 1: Voir Venir: Catherine Malabou's The Future of Hegel PART 2: Survenue: Jean-Luc Nancy's The "There is" of Sexual Relations PART 3: Venue: Jacques Derrida's Aporias Conclusion

Editorial Reviews

'This brief, incisive book is...made up of small, often witty, acts of translation.' - Satish Padiyar, Parallax