huffington post journalist / poetry critic / poet / sadcore dadwave & metazen editor / living
It’s okay Derrida I’ll get used to you eventually
(ref. Deferral) The notion that words and sounds can never fully summon forth what they mean, but can only be defined through appeal to additional words, from which they differ; therefore meaning is forever ‘deferred’ or postponed through an endless chain of signifiers.
I need to read Derrida so many times until I know what he’s saying, and still I don’t, not completely.