Linda Roland Danil

Doc­toral Can­did­ate, Teach­ing Assist­ant, and Researcher at the Uni­ver­sity of Leeds, UK.

Deconstructing Copyright

Derrida (and post-structuralism) on the “author” and copyright[Acknowledge] the importance of the desires and fantasms that are at stake in a proper name, a copyright, or a signature. (Jacques Derrida, “Limited Inc a b c …”) As Elton Fukumoto argues,1 the concept and ideology of the “author” developed in England during the 18th century as a…