Learning to Live Finally: The Last Interview

Learning to Live Finally: The Last Interview

Jacques Derrida


With demise looming, Jacques Derrida, the world's most famed thinker, often called the daddy of "deconstruction," sat down with journalist Jean Birnbaum of the French day-by-day Le Monde. They revisited his life's paintings and his drawing close loss of life in an extended, unusually obtainable, and relocating ultimate interview.

often referred to as "obscure" and branded "abstruse" through his critics, the Derrida present in this e-book is open and attractive, reflecting on a protracted profession hard vital tenets of eu philosophy from Plato to Marx.

The modern that means of Derrida's paintings can also be tested, together with a dialogue of his many political actions. yet, as Derrida says, "To philosophize is to profit to die"; as such, this philosophical dialogue turns to the realities of his coming near near death--including lifestyles with a deadly melanoma. in spite of everything, this interview is still a touching ultimate examine an extended and exclusive profession.

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