Safaa Fathy video recordings of Jacques Derrida lectures, 2000-2004.


Safaa Fathy video recordings of Jacques Derrida lectures, 2000-2004.

This collection comprises video recordings made by Safaa Fathy to document selected public lectures and other activities of the French philosopher and critical theorist Jacques Derrida between 2000 and 2004. Events include public lectures, panel discussions, conferences, and ceremonies. Some events contain recordings of additional participants, including theorists such as Jürgen Habermas, Hélène Cixous, and Axel Honneth. Most recordings include Derrida's responses to questions from the audience following the event. In some cases the recordings are supplemented by printed ephemera documenting the event. Researchers should note that Fathy often recorded more than one lecture on a single tape or DVD. If a tape ended in the middle of a lecture, she continued recording on the next tape or DVD.

11.8 Linear feet (28 boxes and 1 XOS folder)

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Fathy, Safaa (person)

Safaa Fathy, filmmaker, dramatist, and poet, was born in 1958 in Minia, Egypt. She studied at the Sorbonne and received a doctorate in theater. She has directed or co-directed six films, both fictional and documentary, including Hidden Faces (1991), Doisneau (1993), Ghazeia, danseuses d'égypte (1993), Maxime Rodinson: l'Athée des dieux (1996), Le Silence (1997), and D'ailleurs, Derrida (1999). She was a student of Jacques Derrida, and the documentary D'ailleurs, Derrida resulted in a collabora...

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