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Author Faulkner, Joanne, author.

Title Dead letters to Nietzsche ; or, The necromantic art of reading philosophy / Joanne Faulkner.

Publication Info. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2010]


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Description 1 online resource (221 pages) : illustrations.
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Series Series in continental thought ; number 38
Series in Continental thought ; 38.
Note "Earlier versions of some of the material in this book have been published in the form of articles"--Acknowledgments.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the quickened and the dead -- Ontology for philologists : Nietzsche, body, subject -- "Be your self!" : Nietzsche as educator -- The life of thought : Nietzsche's truth perspectivism and the will to power -- Of slaves and masters : the birth of good and evil -- Moments of excess : the making and unmaking of the subject -- Lacan, desire, and the originating function of loss -- The word that sees me : the nexus of image and sign -- The nothing as the reverse side of Lacan's mirror -- Nietzsche is dead, long live Nietzsche : in memory of paternal ghosts -- The "insiders" : Nietzsche's secret teaching and the invention of "the philosopher of the future" -- Finding one's home in the nothingness of Nietzsche's text -- Nietzsche's excessive demand and the question of the adulterous queen's desire -- High and low : the hierarchical structure of Nietzsche's texts -- Inside and outside : Nietzsche "incorporated"; or, Who incorporates whom in the act of reading Nietzsche? -- The father's indulgence of the prodigal son : ambiguity and the limits of "the position" -- The contagion of affect in Netzsche : Klein, Krell, Bataille -- Doing time with Melanie Klein : renouncing "the bad breast," mourning the loss of "the good breast" -- "Motivating this writing ... is a fear of going crazy" : how Klein might read Georges Bataille sur Nietzsche -- David Farrell Krell's "novel" approach to reading Nietzsche -- Family romances and textual encounters : Sarah Kofman reading Nietzsche -- Reading Nietzsche I : explosions -- Autobiography or autothanography : killing with words in Rue Ordener, Rue Labat -- Reading Nietzsche II : le mépris des juifs; Nietzsche, les juifs, l'anti-semitisme -- The vision, the riddle, and the vicious circle : Pierre Klossowski's reading of Nietzsche's sick body -- On the continuity and disjunction between the body and language -- Exquisite delirium : the thought of eternal return -- The conspiracy of philosopher/villains : Nietzsche/Klossowski/Sade -- From cannibalism to voodoo : the creation and control of the subject of Nietzsche's writing.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Necromantic art of reading philosophy
Other Form: Print version: Faulkner, Joanne. Dead letters to Nietzsche ; : or, The necromantic art of reading philosophy. Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2010] viii, 211 pages ; 24 cm Series in continental thought ; no. 38 9780821419137 (OCoLC)ocn475442724 (DLC)10904205
ISBN 9780821419137 (hc : alk. paper)
0821419137 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821443293 (e-book)

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