Volume 87 2005

Human Creation between Reality and Illusion

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3577-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-3578-4 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Topical Study

    1. Front Matter

      Pages ix-ix

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      Pages xi-xxv

      Reality and Illusion in the Work of Art

  2. Section I

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-42

      Dream’s Shadows: Fiction and Reality in Miguel de Unamuno

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      Pages 43-53

      On the Truth and Lie of Illusion in the Theatrical Sense

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      Pages 55-63

      Simulating the Unpresentable and the Sublime

  3. Section II

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-78

      The Restored Sistine Chapel Ceiling: The Transcendent Made Immanent

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      Pages 79-93

      Trompe L’Oeil and the Mimetic Tradition in Aesthetics

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      Pages 95-101

      A Metaphysical Perspective on Alberti’s De Pictura

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      Pages 103-113

      Triumph of the Dissolution of Reality by Illusion: The Spiritual Experience of Trompe L’Oeil Architectural Wall Paintings — The Tomb of the Leopards and the Villa of the Mysteries

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      Pages 115-125

      Illusionary Touch, and Touching Illusions

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      Pages 127-137

      Reality, Illusion, and Alterity: The Advent of the Other

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      Pages 139-153

      Silence as Disclosure: Virginia Woolf’s Style of Being-in-the-World

  4. Section III

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 155-155

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      Pages 157-168

      Between Illusions: Art’s Argument for ‘Weak’ Reality

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      Pages 169-183

      Post-Digital Awareness

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      Pages 185-197

      Thought, Object and Experience in Film/Video Installation Art

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      Pages 199-229

      The “Spring-Tight Line” in Minor White’s Theory of Sequential Photography

  5. Section IV

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Pages 233-242

      Imagination and Cultural Criticism in the Work of David Wojnarowicz

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      Pages 243-255

      A Message for the Oueen: Guercino’s Death of Dido, Cardinal Spada, and the Internal Conflicts at The French Court

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      Pages 257-265

      Who is Deceived by Trompe L’Oeil?

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      Pages 267-276

      The Aesthetic of True Digital Illusions: Crossing Several Roads at the Same Time