"'Draupadi' by Mahasveta Devi."
Translated with a Foreword by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak.
(Winter 1981), 8(2):
Foreword by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak (on pp. 381-392) to a Bengali short story by Mahasveta Devi (pp. 393-402), translated by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak.
Issue is on "Writing and Sexual Difference," edited by Elizabeth Abel.
Reprinted in In Other Worlds: Essays in Cultural Politics (1987), pp. 179-196.
"Finding Feminist Readings:
In Ira Konigsberg, ed.,
American Criticism in the Poststructuralist Age,
Michigan Studies in the Humanities.
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1981.
This paper was presented as part of a symposium in critical theory that took place at the University of Michigan in 1979-80.
Reprint in a slightly different form of "Finding Feminist Readings: Dante-Yeats" (1980)
"French Feminism in an International
Frame." Yale French Studies (1981),
Issue is on "Feminist Readings: French Texts/American Contexts"
"Il faut s’y prendre en s’en prenant
à elles." In Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe and Jean-Luc
eds., Les Fins de l’homme: a partir du travail de Jacques Derrida:
Colloque de Cerisy, 23 juillet - 2 août 1980. pp.
505-515. Paris: Galilée,
Followed by a discussion with the participation of Didier Cahen, Francois Clément, Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe, Jean-François Lyotard, Dolores Ragozinski and Jacob Ragozinski.
"Reading the World: Literary-Studies in
the 80s." College English (November 1981), 43(7):671-679.
This was a talk to the Association of Departments of English in June 1980.
"Sex and History in The
Prelude (1805): Books Nine to Thirteen." Texas Studies in Literature and Language (Fall 1981), 23(3):324-360.
An issue devoted to Romanticism and Criticism, edited by Walter L. Reed.