The Poetics of Reverie: Childhood, Language, and the Cosmos [Gaston Bachelard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this, his last . 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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Of English, Utkal University. In his earlier book, The Poetics of Space, Bachelard considered several kinds of “praiseworthy space” conducive to the flow of poetic imagery. Books by Gaston Bachelard.
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Google Books no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. In the end, I think that my disappointment was misplaced; although I will never feel Poetics of Reverie to be quite so delicate and beautiful and full of marvelous images as Poetics of Space, I think I can say simply that Poetics of Reverie is a wonderful book for a writer to have when thinking about images, and Poetics of Space is a wonderful book for an artist to have when thinking about space.
May 09, Jim rated it liked it. Gaston Bachelard was a French philosopher who rose to some of the most prestigious positions in the French academy.
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Pickard – – The Classical Review 54 The poetics of reverie Gaston Bachelard Snippet view – Account Options Sign in. Thanks for telling us about the problem. As John Weightman has noted, “”Bachelard’s attraction is that he proposes an optimistic hygiene, which seems to be within everyone’s scope, and is directly concerned with the intangibles of aesthetic experience,”” so that while his works are a series of phenomenological investigations “”to vibrate phenomenologically”” is his goalamid all the subtle disquisitions on cosmological and metaphysical themes he stresses “”all those sensations of depth, shape, movement, texture, color, etc.
Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Approaching the psychology of wonder from the phenomenological viewpoint, Bachelard demonstrates the aurgentative potential of all that awareness. It is the subliminal, midnight space filled with literate language and poetic phrasing. Apr 18, Leslie added it.
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Catherine rated it really liked it Mar 13, Published June 1st by Beacon Press first published Thus he distinguishes what is merely a phenomenon of relaxation from the kind of reverie which “poetry puts on the right track, the track of expanding consciousness” Jun 23, Elizabeth added it.
Dec 17, Dorianne Laux rated it it was amazing. This might be because there’s just, well, less poetry IN the gosh-darned thing. Although Bachelard, who died at the age of seventy-nine inis considered the father of the French new critics, his work is both too revrrie and homespun to bear much relationship with the diagrammatic works of Barthes, Richard, and Starobinski.
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The Quarrel Between Philosophy and Poetry: Dec 21, Boryana Ilieva rated it it was amazing. Gastin I appreciated a lot of what he had to say in a general sense, and in some ways I thought it was actually a more elegantly crafted book clearer, more accessible, better explainedit simply didn’t fill me with the same kind of quiet poetic joy. To live in this atmosphere of another time, we must desocialize our memory and, beyond memories told, retold and recounted by ourselves and others, by all those who have taught us how we were in t “From the time a child reaches “the age of reason,” teverie the time he loses his absolute right to imagine the world, his mother, like all educators, makes it her duty to teach him to be objective – objective in the simple way adults believe themselves to be “objective.
Science Logic and Mathematics. To live in this atmosphere of another time, we must desocialize our memory and, beyond memories told, retold and recounted by ourselves and others, by all those who have taught us how we were in the first childhood, we must find our unknown being, the sum total of all the unknowable elements that make up the soul of a child.
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But I have to say that it took me a good six months to get more than halfway through. Mar 25, Jericha rated it really liked it Shelves: