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Anarchaeologies: Reading as Misreading

Erin Graff Zivin


How do we read after the so-called death of literature? If we are to attend to the proclamations that the representational apparatuses of literature and politics are dead, what aesthetic, ethical, and political possibilities remain for us today? This book brings together works of continental philosophy and critical theory (Emmanuel Levinas, Paul de Man, Jacques Derrida, Jacques Rancière) and works of art from Argentina (J. L. Borges, Juán José Saer, Ricardo Piglia, César Aira, Albertina Carri, the Internacional Errorista) in order to practice what Graff Zivin calls anarchaeological reading: re ... More

Keywords: Argentina, deconstruction, ethics, Latin American literature, politics

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780823286829
Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823286829.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Erin Graff Zivin, author
University of Southern California

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