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y Derrida's Breakfast : Poetry, Philosophy, the Animal selected work   essay   criticism  
Issue Details: First known date: 2016 2016
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'Four essays, three on the philosopher Jacques Derrida, whose writings have so influenced our time (one on his breakfast, one on his cat, one on his relationship with a snake, and one (on the killing of doves) on the great early twentieth century poet Rilke – each of them examining key failures and challenges in the relationship of poetry, philosophy and ‘the animal’, and each entertaining, absorbing, and thought-provoking well beyond its given subject. A book that crosses with apparent ease the boundaries of philosophy, literary criticism (there are passages on Coleridge, on D.H. Lawrence, on Henry Lawson) and human-animal relations, by a writer recently described as ‘one of the most skillful, unusual and versatile of Australian writers’ (Sydney Morning Herald, January 2016).' (Publication summary)

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    • Blackheath, Blue Mountains, Sydney, New South Wales,: Brandl and Schlesinger , 2016 .
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      Extent: 128p.
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      • Publication date: June 2016
      ISBN: 9781921556999
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