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Deconstruction for Dummies (w/ C LIT 510B and ENGL 510B)
Douglas Collins

Proud of its wandering, "uprooted, anonymous, unattached to any house or country," as Derrida says, Deconstruction has been given an opportunity to settle down, however tattered it might now be in its repose.  But has pride in homelessness--the strength of the rigor of its strategy of dis-enclosure--proven finally to be at once its liability, the basis of its historical discredit, and this even within the community of Deconstruction itself?   (Jean-Luc Nancy seemed to think so!)