7001 6 Language

Be sure to have a working definition of Structuralism and Post-Structuralism for discussion.

Readings:

  1. Saussure, General Course
  2. Derrida, “Différance
  3. Volosinov, “The Philosophy of Language and its Significance for Marxism
  4. Hayden White, “The Value of Narrativity in the Representation of Reality

Recommended/Background

  1. Derrida, “Of Grammatology” excerpt