For years the author has been writing down fragments of her drams immediately after awaking. Contains texts of fifty of them from the past ten years. They are addressed to Jacques Derrida and reflect on subjects the two grappled with in their work and in conversation: the deconstruction of psychoanalysis, literary production, subjectivity, sexual difference, and friendship.
Collection of conversations, which took place between Frédéric-Yves Jeannet and Hélène Cixous over three years, covering the creative process behind Cixous’s fictional writing. The conversations delve into Cixous’s career as an academic in Paris and abroad, her summer retreats to the Bordeaux region to write uninterrupted for two months, her work with Ariane Mnouchkine’s Théàtre du Soleil, her political engagements and her dreams. .Originally published as 'Rencontre Terrestre' (2005).