The Origin of Writing
by John Barclay-Morton
|A post-structural inquiry into the origin of those forms of image writing used (during pre-Columbian times) by the First Nations of North America; undertaken within the context of the "Seven Criteria for Sign Differentiation" outlined by Gilles Deleuzes in his analysis of "In Search of Lost Time" : .."Proust and Signs".
Update; July 11th, 2013: I am still working on this project, and have made significant advances since first putting this website together. Please refer to the article in Issue 23 of Rhizomes for some of the more recent work I have been doing; and please not that, having married Julia Lee Barclay in Manhattan on July 1st 2013, my name is now John Barclay-Morton.