Jeff Fort

Jeff Fort is Associate Professor of French at the University of California, Davis, and the translator of more than a dozen books, by Jean Genet, Jacques Derrida, Maurice Blanchot, Jean-Luc Nancy, and others.

 

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  1. Poetics of History
    Poetics of History places Rousseau at the origin of modern speculative philosophy by showing that his thinking on the theater, despite its dependence on a false and conventional reading of Aristotle, nonetheless articulates a... Learn More
    Published: 5th February 2019
    Hardback | £79.00
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  2. The Banality of Heidegger

    The Banality of Heidegger

    Written by Jean-Luc Nancy, Translated by Jeff Fort

    Fordham University Press

    Jean-Luc Nancy provides an analysis of the anti-Semitic aspects of Heidegger’s recently published Black Notebooks. Nancy refers to a philosophical or “historial” anti-Semitism marked, nonetheless, by the “banality” of... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2017
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  3. Heidegger, Philosophy, and Politics
    In February of 1988, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Jacques Derrida, and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe came together in Heidelberg before a large audience to discuss, in French, the philosophical and political implications of Martin Heidegger’s... Learn More
    Published: 20th September 2016
    Hardback | £70.00
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  4. The Imperative to Write
    A philosophical analysis of the works of Franz Kafka, Maurice Blanchot and Samuel Beckett laying stress on the aesthetic notion of the sublime, especially as defined by philosopher Immanuel Kant, and arguing that these authors... Learn More
    Published: 3rd March 2014
    EPUB | £60.00
  5. The Imperative to Write
    A philosophical analysis of the works of Franz Kafka, Maurice Blanchot and Samuel Beckett laying stress on the aesthetic notion of the sublime, especially as defined by philosopher Immanuel Kant, and arguing that these authors... Learn More
    Published: 3rd March 2014
    Hardback | £54.00
    PDF | £60.00
  6. Mourning Philology
    This book offers a monograph on the work of the Armenian poet Daniel Varuzhan (1884-1915), preceded by a general account of how Armenian national philology unfolded in the 19th century, under the influence of European orientalist... Learn More
    Published: 3rd February 2014
    EPUB | £74.00
  7. Mourning Philology
    This book offers a monograph on the work of the Armenian poet Daniel Varuzhan (1884-1915), preceded by a general account of how Armenian national philology unfolded in the 19th century, under the influence of European orientalist... Learn More
    Published: 3rd February 2014
    Hardback | £66.00
    PDF | £74.00
  8. The Ground of the Image

    The Ground of the Image

    Written by Jean-Luc Nancy, Translated by Jeff Fort

    Series Perspectives in Continental Philosophy

    Fordham University Press

    If anything marks the image, it is a deep ambivalence. Denounced as superficial, illusory, and groundless, images are at the same time attributed with exorbitant power and assigned a privileged relation to truth. Mistrusted by... Learn More
    Published: 15th December 2005
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