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Experimenting: Essays with Samuel Weber

Simon Morgan Wortham and Gary Hall


The work of Samuel Weber has greatly influenced writers and thinkers across the arts and humanities: including literary, critical, and cultural theory; media, communication, theatre, and cultural studies; new media and technology; psychoanalysis; and philosophy. His remarkable and inaugural texts have been especially important to the deconstructive tradition, given his early recognition of the importance of the writings of Jacques Derrida. Taught by Theodor W. Adorno and Peter Szondi, he is equally at home in the Critical Theory of the Frankfurt School, in the German literary tradition, or in ... More

Keywords: Samuel Weber, writers, thinkers, philosophy, deconstructive tradition

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780823228140
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823228140.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Simon Morgan Wortham, editor
Department of English, University of Portsmouth

Gary Hall, editor