Deconstruction Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

Jonathan Arac, Wlad Godzich, Wallace Martin, editors
The Yale Critics: Deconstruction in America (criticism) 1983

Samuel Beckett
Murphy (novel) 1938
En attendant Godot [Waiting for Godot] (play) 1953
L'innommable [The Unnamable] (novel) 1953
Watt (novel) 1953
Fin de Partie [Endgame] (play) 1957

Harold Bloom, Paul de Man, Jacques Derrida, Geoffrey H. Hartman, J. Hillis Miller
Deconstruction and Criticism (criticism) 1979

Jonathan Culler
On Deconstruction: Theory and Criticism after Structuralism (criticism) 1982

Jacques Derrida
De la grammatologie [Of Grammatology] (criticism) 1967
L'Écriture et la différence [Writing and Difference] (criticism) 1967
La Voix et le phénomène: introduction au problème du signe dans la phénomènologie de Husserl [Speech and Phenomena and Other Writings on Husserl's Theory of Signs] (criticism) 1967
La dissémination [Dissemination] (criticism) 1972
Marges de la philosophie [Margins of Philosophy] (criticism) 1972
Positions [Positions] (criticism) 1972
Nietzsche aujourd'hui [Spurs: Nietzsche's Styles] (criticism) 1973
Glas [Glas] (criticism) 1974
Mémoires: Pour Paul de Man [Mémoirs: For Paul de Man] (memoirs) 1986
Du droit à la philosophie (lectures) 1990
Spectres de Marx: L'Etat de la dette, le travail du deuil et la nouvelle Internationale [Specters of Marx: The State of the Debt, the Work of the Mourning, and the New International] (criticism) 1993

Theodore Dreiser
An American Tragedy (novel) 1925

Geoffrey Hartman
Criticism in the Wilderness: The Study of Literature (criticism) 1980

Anselm Haverkamp, editor
Deconstruction is/in America: A New Sense of the Political (criticism) 1995

Martin Heidegger
Sein und Zeit: Erste Haelfte [Being and Time] (nonfiction) 1927

Edmund Husserl
Logische Untersuchungen [Logical Investigations] (nonfiction) 1900

Barbara Johnson
The Wake of Deconstruction (criticism) 1994

Franz Kafka
“Die Verwandlung” [“Metamorphosis”] (short story) 1915

Jacques Lacan
Ecrits [Ecrits: A Selection] (essays) 1966

D. H. Lawrence
Studies in Classic American Literature (essays) 1923

Richard Macksey and Eugenio Donato, editors
The Languages of Criticism and the Sciences of Man: The Structuralist Controversy (criticism) 1970

Paul de Man
Allegories of Reading: Figural Reading in Rousseau, Nietzsche, Rilke, and Proust (essays) 1979

J. Hillis Miller
The Disappearance of God (essays) 1963
Poets of Reality (essays) 1965
Thomas Hardy: Distance and Desire (essays) 1970

Friedrich Nietzsche
Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik [The Birth of Tragedy] (essay) 1872
Also Sprach Zarathustra [Thus Spake Zarathustra] (prose) 1883-85

Jean-Paul Sartre
L'etre et le neant: Essai d'ontologie phenomenologique [Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology] (philosophy) 1943
Saint Genet, comedien et martyr [Saint Genet: Actor and Martyr] (biography) 1952

Ferdinand de Saussure
Cours de linguistique générale [Course in General Linguistics] (nonfiction) 1916