Description - Cixous, Derrida, Psychoanalysis by Mairead Hanrahan
Psychoanalysis is of immense importance in different ways to Helene Cixous
and Jacques Derrida. Bringing together original essays by leading contemporary
thinkers in literary theory and continental philosophy, including a contribution by
Cixous herself, this volume explores the place of psychoanalysis in their work.
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(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Edinburgh University Press
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Author Biography - Mairead Hanrahan
Mairead Hanrahan is Professor of French at University College London. Eric Prenowitz is Lecturer in Cultural Studies at the University of Leeds. He is an acclaimed reader and translator of both Helene Cixous and Jacques Derrida. Recent publications include special editions of parallax and New Literary History on the work of Helene Cixous, and 'Revecrire', in Rever croire penser, CampagnePremiere, 2010. Mark Dawson has a PhD on deconstruction and trauma theory from the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies at the University of Leeds. He has published on psychoanalysis and deconstruction in journals such as the Oxford Literary Review and Angelaki. His recent research focuses on the relationship between trauma and sexual difference in the work of Helene Cixous and Jacques Derrida. He currently works at King's College London.