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Toward a Dynamic Aesthetics: The Sister Arts and Beyond

G. Gabrielle Starr

in Feeling Beauty: The Neuroscience of Aesthetic Experience

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780262019316
eISBN:
9780262315449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019316.003.0004
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This last chapter turns to the history of aesthetics and to particular exemplars of each of the Sister Arts. It does this so that it can pursue the explanatory and interpretative power of a dynamic ... More


“The World Awaits You as a Garden”: A Political Aesthetic of the Anthropocene?

Gary Shapiro

in Nietzsche's Earth: Great Events, Great Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226394459
eISBN:
9780226394596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226394596.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Given Nietzsche’s loyalty to the earth, his frequent, admiring references to gardens, perhaps forming the core of an aesthetic politics of the earth should be explored. The chapter offers a close ... More


Byron, Clare, and Poetic Historiography

Paul Hamilton

in Rethinking British Romantic History, 1770–1845

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199687084
eISBN:
9780191766992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687084.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter considers the way in which two very different Romantic writers (Byron and Clare) aestheticize history, arguing that, taken together, they tell history in ways that demonstrate the ... More


The Same Rehearsal of the Past: Byron and the Aesthetics of History and Culture

Michael O’Neill

in Rethinking British Romantic History, 1770–1845

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199687084
eISBN:
9780191766992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687084.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter considers Byron’s mode of apprehending and depicting history through art. It argues that, in converting external facts into internal psycho-dramas in poems such as Lara (1814) and Don ... More


Postlude: The Musical Aesthetics of a World So Composed

Andrew Hicks

in Composing the World: Harmony in the Medieval Platonic Cosmos

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190658205
eISBN:
9780190658236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190658205.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Philosophy of Music

The Postlude briefly considers the sympathetic resonance of this Platonic medieval cosmology in the recent vibrational and relational ontologies articulated in Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Gilles Deleuze, ... More


On Transcendental Absenting

Frédéric Pouillaude

in Unworking Choreography: The Notion of the Work in Dance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199314645
eISBN:
9780190649968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199314645.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, Philosophy of Music

This chapter posits a certain “void” upon which the few scraps of philosophical discussion of dance are scattered. It argues that this central void operates like a caesura, determining a “before” and ... More


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