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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Poetry as the Historical Essence of Language: Apr 18, Leslie added it. In “Poetics of Reverie “he considers the absolute origins of that imagery: I think I am reading; a word stops me. To lounge around on the sofa, drifting in and out of naps, gazing at a white rose blooming outside the window feels slothful, lazy, and shall I say it? Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger.
The Poetics of Reverie by Gaston Bachelard
Refresh and try again. Approaching the psychology of wonder from the phenomenological viewpoint, Bachelard demonstrates the aurgentative potential of all that awareness. Home About Help Search. Paperbackpages. It is also the lucid dream. In his earlier book, The Poetics of Space, Bachelard considered several kinds of “praiseworthy space” conducive to the flow of poetic imagery. Finding libraries that hold this item User lists with this item 4 Bib 1 items by elizabeth.
I spend time each day allowing my mind to sway and scuttle. A day of commuting, meetings, emailing, and running errands feels productive.
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Blickstein rated it really liked it Jul 26, I felt like this book was poetcs useful to me as an artist in that it encourages great respect for the imagination. To live poftics 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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Your list has reached the maximum poeetics of items. 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: Be the first to ask a question about The Poetics of Reverie.
Please enter recipient e-mail address es. One of the pleasures for me of The Poetics of Space is pooetics the wonderful little scraps of poetry floating around like misplaced butterflies throughout the text.