TITLE

The Time for Poetry

AUTHOR(S)
Dayan, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Oxford Literary Review;2009, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented which explains the difference between philosophy and poetry based on the understanding of postmodernist Jacques Derrida. It emphasizes that poetry human and doubtless but only comes into existence when humans forget to think in a human way. It also stresses the philosophically distinctive quality of humanity which makes people mortal beings.
ACCESSION #
42967347

 

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