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Virtual subjects, fugitive selves : Fernando Pessoa and his philosophy

Author: Jonardon Ganeri
Publisher: Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2021. ©2021
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This title explores philosophical themes to do with self and subjectivity from the work of the Portuguese writer Fernando Pessoa, best known for the uncategorizable collection of fragmentary writings, in various personae, published as 'The Book of Disquiet' in 1982, forty-seven years after the author's death.--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Ganeri, Jonardon.
Virtual subjects, fugitive selves.
Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2021
(OCoLC)1198976352
Named Person: Fernando Pessoa; Fernando Pessoa
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonardon Ganeri
ISBN: 9780191896729 0191896721 9780192633651 0192633651 0192633643 9780192633644
OCLC Number: 1227646857
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages) : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Contents: Intro --
Halftitle page --
Title page --
Copyright page --
Contents --
Preamble --
Acknowledgments --
List of Illustrations --
Part I. Pessoa Presented --
1. Pessoa's Novel Invention --
2. Heteronyms as Virtual Subjects --
3. The Enigma of Heteronymy --
4. The Multiplicity of I --
5. Intersecting Horizons --
6. Simulating Subjectivity --
7. Analytical Attention --
Part II. Pessoa Paraphrased --
8. The Grammar of Subjectivity --
9. Being at the Centre --
10. The Fugitive and the Forum --
11. Landscapes of Presence --
12. Virtual Subjects --
13. Orthonyms as Shadow Selves 14. The Reality of Subjects --
Part III. Pessoa Provoked --
15. Uncentred Minds --
16. Centres without Sensibility --
17. Dreams inside Dreams --
18. Building Subjects --
19. The Cosmos and I --
Postscript --
Bibliography --
Index
Responsibility: Jonardon Ganeri.

Abstract:

This title explores philosophical themes to do with self and subjectivity from the work of the Portuguese writer Fernando Pessoa, best known for the uncategorizable collection of fragmentary writings, in various personae, published as 'The Book of Disquiet' in 1982, forty-seven years after the author's death.--

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