Burke, A Rhetoric of Motives (with selections from Biesecker’s Addressing Postmodernity)
Borch-Jacobsen, The Emotional Tie
Butler, The Psychic Life of Power
Derrida, “Mnemosyne,” from Memoires: For Paul de Man.
Freud, Group Psychology,
—. The Ego and the Id
—. “Mourning and Melancholia”
—. “Psychical Treatment”
—. The Freud/Einstein correspondence
Lacan, “The Mirror Stage as Formative of the Function of the I” (1949 version),
—. essays on the gaze in Four Fundamental Concepts
Lacoue-Labarthe, Philippe, and Jean-Luc Nancy. “The Unconscious is Destructured Like an Affect” (Stanford Literature Review 6 (fall 1989): 191-209).
Nancy, The Inoperative Community
—. Selections from Being Singular Plural
Ronell, Crack Wars: Literature Addiction Mania
—. “On Friendship; Or, Kathy Goes to Hell” (The UberReader: Selected Works of Avital Ronell. Ed. Diane Davis. U of Illinois P, 2007.
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