Crescent moon over the rational philosophical interpretations of Paul Klee (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Crescent moon over the rational philosophical interpretations of Paul Klee

Author: Stephen H Watson
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. Stanford Univ. Press 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Watson investigates the responses of of key twentieth-century philosophers to the work of artist Paul Klee and reveals how the art and philosophy mutually illuminate each other through these  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Paul Klee; Paul Klee; Paul Klee; Paul Klee; Paul Klee; Paul Klee
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen H Watson
ISBN: 9780804761253 0804761256
OCLC Number: 608715845
Notes: Literaturangaben
Description: XIX, 231 S. Ill. 24 cm
Contents: Interpreting Klee: fusing the architectonic and the poetic --
On the withdrawal of the beautiful: Adorno's and Merleau-Ponty's readings of Klee --
Gadamer, Benjamin, aesthetic modernism, and the rehabilitation of allegory: the relevance of Klee --
Of Sartre, Klee, surrealism, and philosophy: toward a nonprosaic conception of consciousness --
Heidegger, Klee's turn, and the origin of the work of art --
Fiscourse/digure: of nomadism, the specter of Oedipus, and the remnants of the sublime --
The rapture of sensuousness: color possesses me --
I am a painter.
Responsibility: Stephen H. Watson
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"This is a great book. It provides a new understanding of familiar, but not really well known, material by showing not only how Klee's influence on many figures is 'philosophically significant,' but Read more...

 
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