This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to
help me retain
information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by
a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple
originally delivered as a lecture in 1969, two years after the first English publication of Barthes’ famous essay "Death of the Author, 1967"; though he never explicitly mentions it, he is criticising Barthes' position here.
he also talks about what it means to be an author like Freud or Marx, i.e., someone who has not just authored specific works but also whole schools of thought