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  1. The Death and Return of the Author: Criticism and Subjectivity in Barthes, Foucault and Derrida.Sean Burke - 1998 - Edinburgh University Press.
    In the revised and updated edition of this popular book, Sean Burke shows how the attempt to abolish the author is fundamentally misguided and philosophically ...
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  2. The Textual Estate: Plato and the Ethics of Signature.Sean Burke - 1996 - History of the Human Sciences 9 (1):59-72.
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    Who Speaks? Who Writes?: Dialogue and Authorship in the Phaedrus.Sean Burke - 1997 - History of the Human Sciences 10 (3):40-55.
    This paper argues that the concepts of writing and authorship in Plato are associated with monologism and absence rather than presence. The Phaedrus objects to writing precisely insofar as it creates that unre sponsive figure in the field of discursive which we have subsequently called the 'author'. The dialectical preference for question-and-answer is designed to resist anything resembling an author from entering the field of knowledge: the Socratic method resists monologism on epistemological and ethical grounds. However, the Platonic dialogues are (...)
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    The Ethics of Writing: Authorship and Legacy in Plato and Nietzsche.Sean Burke - 2008 - Edinburgh University Press.
    What responsibility does an author bear for his legacy? Do 'catastrophic' misreadings of authors, as we have seen with totaliatarian readings of Plato and fascist interpretations of Nietzsche, testify to authorial recklessness? These and other questions are the starting point for a new theory of authorial ethics. Continuing the mission of the 'returned author' begun in his pioneering book The Death and Return of the Author, Burke recommends the 'law of genre' as a contract drawn up between author and reader (...)
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  5. The Aesthetic, the Cognitive, and the Ethical: Criticism and Discursive Responsibility.Seán Burke - 1999 - In David Fuller & Patricia Waugh (eds.), The Arts and Sciences of Criticism. Oxford University Press.
     
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    The Birth of Writing: Havelock, Nietzsche and Mythologies of the Sign.Seán Burke - 1999 - Oxford Literary Review 21 (1):41-56.
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