Monthly Archive: December, 2006

And now for something somewhat different

Ah, but I was so much older then I’m younger than that now -Bob Dylan I’d like to return to the small subjects, so you can get to know me, and so that… Continue reading

Paul de Man’s Misreadings: A Critique of Aesthetic Ideology

(x-posted to The Valve) The following is an outline for a critique of Paul de Man’s influential essay on Blaise Pascal’s writings, and of de Man’s essay “The Concept of Irony,” in which… Continue reading

Friday Night Linkage: Blanchot’s Blog, JEM’s Blog

Dear readers, These blogs are out there, just like a cure for cancer. First of all, I’ve just found out that Georges Bataille and Maurice Blanchot have gotten together to work on a… Continue reading