"Coming to Writing" and Other Essays by Hélène Cixous

Book (Edited Book)

This collection presents six essays by one of France's most remarkable contemporary authors. A notoriously playful stylist, Cixous here explores how the problematics of the sexes--viewed as a paradigm for all difference, which is the organizing principle behind identity and meaning--manifest themselves, write themselves, in texts.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cixous, H

Duke Editors

Cited Editors

  • Jenson, D

Cited Translators

  • Jenson,, D; Cornell, S; Liddle, A; Sellers, S

Published Date

  • 1992

Published By


  • 242

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0674144376

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 978-0674144378