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Psychoanalysis November 12th, 2017 6:49pm

On this day in 1915, the French philosopher, linguist, literary theorist, marxist, and father of structuralism Roland Barthes was born. Are you familiar with Roland Barthes or his work?

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Allegory United States
11/12/17 5:52 pm

No, I've never heard of him before.

jvl New Orleans
11/12/17 2:38 pm

I️ often cite his Death of the Author essayist discussions regarding the author’s intent vs the reader’s interpretation. His Camera Lucida essay is simply impenetrable. Too many mommy issues.

DrCarpenter Ann Arbor
11/12/17 12:38 pm

I have never heard of him, surprisingly.