Aura; Ontological Materiality of Existence and Fabulation

  • Alira Ashvo-MuÑoz
Part of the Analecta Husserliana book series (ANHU, volume 99)


Aura by Carlos Fuentes points to the significance of existence and fabulation in its discourse and in the relevance and irrelevance of historical truths. The meta-language forms sequential storytelling, editing and writing possibilities, real or not, with similar functions. A pseudo-psychoanalytical model of reality creates a textual unconscious as poetic discourse. The representation of truth and its signification is a Kantian idea (Edmund Husserl, Logical Investigations, V.I, New York, Humanities Press, 1970, 194–5) by the innermost recesses referencing existence not as essence but as answer to and for oneself (Jean-Luc Nancy, The Gravity of Thought, Humanities Press, NJ, 1997). The narrative suspends historical time and essence of the non-existing General Llorente in a convergence suspending signification based on vraisemblanc in a double reconciled interpretation. Its diegetic implementation, mimesis; forms derivations of a phenomenon that relates to actions at each prohiresis, in an Aristotelian sense. Truth and fabulation are intrinsically intertwined and parallel to valorizations and consequences, evident in fictional truth; the unfolding of existence reduced to presence as interpretative reality within historical fabulation, rendering historical reconstruction and existence as testimony of a self punctuated history which can be textual and human.


Virtual Reality Public Image Historical Understanding Ontological Issue Fictional Truth 
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