Jacques Derrida
Historical Figure
Nationality: France (born in Algeria)
Date of Birth: 1930
Date of Death: 2004
Cause of Death: Pancreatic Cancer
Occupation: Author of Non-Fiction, Educator, Philosopher
Spouse: Marguerite
Children: Pierre, Jean
Turtledove Appearances:
"Deconstruction Gang"
Set in OTL (?)
Type of Appearance: Referenced
Jacques Derrida (15 July 1930 – 9 October 2004) was an Algerian-born French philosopher, known as the founder of deconstruction. His voluminous work had a profound impact upon continental philosophy, French philosophy, and literary theory.

Jacques Derrida in "Deconstruction Gang"Edit

Jacques Derrida's theories of deconstruction were eventually applied to mundane things, including road work. Deconstruction gangs, such as Gang 4, benefitted from an understanding of the work of Derrida.