Jeffrey S. Librett

Jeffrey S. Librett is Professor of German at the University of Oregon.


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  1. Portrait


    Written by Jean-Luc Nancy, Translated by Sarah Clift and Simon Sparks, Introduced by Jeffrey S. Librett

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    Fordham University Press

    This book examines the practice of portraits as a way in to grasping the paradoxes of subjectivity. To Nancy, the portrait is suspended between likeness and strangeness, identity and distance, representation and presentation,... Learn More
    Published: 12th June 2018
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £19.99
    EPUB | £23.00
  2. Orientalism and the Figure of the Jew
    This book demonstrates the inextricable entanglement of Orientalism and anti-Judaism in modern German letters. It shows how historicist narratives posit the Orient as fetish in lieu of absent origins, then appropriate this fetish... Learn More
    Published: 3rd November 2014
    Hardback | £79.00
    Paperback | £23.99
    EPUB | £28.00
    PDF | £28.00