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Home Browse Books Book details, Crescent Moon over the Rational: Philosophical. Crescent Moon over the Rational: Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee. By Stephen H. Watson. Paul klee wrote in a 1902 diary entry, Now, my immediate and at the same time highest goal will be to bring the architectonic and poetic painting into a fusion or at least to establish a harmony between them (D: 125). If, as he put it elsewhere, art plays in the dark with ultimate things and yet it reaches them, rarely did the results of this synthesis o. .

Stanford University Press. The works and writings of Paul Klee have been unique among painters of the twentieth century for the scholarly and critical scrutiny they have sustained by critics and philosophers alike

Stanford University Press. Stanford, California. The works and writings of Paul Klee have been unique among painters of the twentieth century for the scholarly and critical scrutiny they have sustained by critics and philosophers alike. His theoretical interlocutors read like a litany of twentieth-century aesthetics itself: figures as diverse as Heidegger, Adorno, Gadamer, Benjamin, Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, Lyotard, Foucault, Derrida, Deleuze, Klossowski.

Stephen H. Watson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame It presents the work of Paul Klee in an innovative and persuasive configuration: each chapter develops a tapestry of quotations and situates Klee and his interlocutors i. Watson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. His most recent book is Tradition(s) II: Hermeneutics, Ethics, and the Dispensation of the Good (2001). This is a great book. It presents the work of Paul Klee in an innovative and persuasive configuration: each chapter develops a tapestry of quotations and situates Klee and his interlocutors in the context of a broader philosophical and aesthetic reflection on art, rationality, and the sensuous in modernity. Krzysztof Ziarek, SUNY Buffalo.

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Why, and in what manner, did artist Paul Klee have such a significant impact on twentieth-century thinkers? His art and his writing inspired leading philosophers to produce key texts in twentieth-century aesthetics, texts that influenced subsequent art history and criticism. Heidegger, Adorno, Benjamin, Merleau-Ponty, Lyotard, Sartre, Foucault, Blanchot, Derrida, and Marion are among the philosophers who have engaged with Klee's art and writings. Their views are often thought to be distant from each other, but Watson puts them in conversation.

Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee. Books related to Crescent Moon over the Rational. Crescent Moon over the Rational reveals an evolving theoretical constellation of interpretations and their questions (theoretical, artistic, and political) that address and continually renew Klee's rich legacies.

Moon over the Rational : Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee.

book by Stephen H. Crescent Moon over the Rational : Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee. Why, and in what manner, did artist Paul Klee have such a significant impact on twentieth-century thinkers? His art and his writing inspired leading philosophers to produce key texts in twentieth-century aesthetics, texts that influenced subsequent art history and criticism.

Why, and in what manner, did artist Paul Klee have such a significant impact on twentieth-century thinkers? His art and his writing inspired leading philosophers to produce key texts in twentieth-century aesthetics, texts that influenced subsequent art history and criticism. Heidegger, Adorno, Benjamin, Merleau-Ponty, Lyotard, Sartre, Foucault, Blanchot, Derrida, and Marion are among the philosophers who have engaged with Klee's art and writings. Their views are often thought to be distant from each other, but Watson puts them in conversation. His point is not to vindicate any final interpretation of Klee but to allow his interpreters' different accounts to interact, to shed light on their and on Klee's work, and, in turn, to delineate both a history and a theoretical problematic in their midst. Crescent Moon over the Rational reveals an evolving theoretical constellation of interpretations and their questions (theoretical, artistic, and political) that address and continually renew Klee's rich legacies.
Crescent Moon over the Rational: Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee download epub
Humanities
Author: Stephen H. Watson
ISBN: 0804761256
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Stanford University Press; 1 edition (September 23, 2009)
Pages: 254 pages