Creaturely Poetics

Creaturely Poetics

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31.99 Creaturely Poetics

Simone Weil once wrote that "the vulnerability of precious things is beautiful because vulnerability is a mark of existence," establishing a relationship between vulnerability, beauty, and existence transcending the separation of species. Her conception of a radical ethics and aesthetics could be characterized as a new poetics of species, forcing a rethinking of the body's significance, both human and animal. Exploring the "logic of flesh" and the use of the body… (more)

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (April 07, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 16 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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