“[The Hegel Variations] yields a series of audacious reading of a “non-teleological” Hegel, throwing a distinctive light on such themes as master-slave dialectic, linguistic subjectivity, expressive production (“the animal kingdom of spirit”), normative division in the Antigone (inaugurating chapter 6, “Spirit”), and the French Revolution.” —Choice
“Fredric Jameson is America’s leading Marxist critic. A prodigiously energetic thinker whose writings sweep majestically from Sophocles to science fiction.” —Terry Eagleton
“Probably the most important cultural critic writing in English today … It can be truly said that nothing cultural is alien to him.” —Colin MacCabe
From the Hardcover edition.