Review: Structure, Sign, and Play

1 Jul

Structure, Sign, and Play
Structure, Sign, and Play by Jacques Derrida
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Derrida,a pioneer of post-structuralism, explores the mysterious relationship between the signifier and the signified and how what we say is never exactly what we mean. To me however stripping words of what they are meant to represent deems any conversation one is trying to have hollow and deprives it of any prospect of fulfillment.

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