In this, his last significant work, an admired French philosopher provides extraordinary meditations on the relations between the imagining consciousness. . In Poetics of Reverie he considers the absolute origins of that imagery: language, sexuality, childhood, the Cartesian ego, and the universe. Although Bachelard, who died at the age of seventy-nine in , is considered the father of the French new critics, his work is both too bizarre and homespun to .
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THE POETICS OF REVERIE by Gaston Bachelard | Kirkus Reviews
Advanced Search Find a Library. Stanley Rosen – – Routledge. Deconstruction, Postmodernism and Revverie of Science: It is the pen which dreams. A much fuzzier application of Bachelard’s methods into the exploration of dreams and day dreams.
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One of the pleasures for me of The Poetics of Space is all the wonderful little scraps of poetry floating around poeticz misplaced butterflies throughout the text.
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In Poetics of Reverie he considers the absolute origins of that imagery: In this, his revrrie significant work, an admired French philosopher provides extraordinary meditations on the relations between the imagining consciousness and the world, positing the notion of “reverie”as its most dynamic point of reference. Reverie is daydream and it is also the daydreaming itself.
The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Please enter the message. Angela rated it it was amazing Aug 11, It was also extremely thought-provoking. A professor of the natural sciences and philosophy, Bachelard incorporated these disciplines in his meditations on literature, where the four elements, earth, water, fire, and air, are seen as embodying the creative temperament as well as the basic forms of life: The Poetics of Space.
Your list has reached the maximum number of items. I very much preferred “The Poetics of Space,” But beautiful all the same. Your request to send this item has been completed. It is the subliminal, midnight space filled with literate language and poetic phrasing. He influenced many subsequent French philosophers, among them Gaston Bachelard was a French philosopher who rose to some of the most prestigious positions in the French academy.
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The Poetics Of Reverie
The words on the page are not crisp; the letters blur. This might be because there’s just, well, less poetry IN the gosh-darned thing. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Find it on Scholar. You may have already requested this item.