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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I felt like this book was very useful to me as an artist in that it encourages great respect for the imagination. Poetry as the Regerie Essence of Language: Mar 25, Jericha rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 22, Michela Derry rated it really liked it. Approaching the psychology of wonder from the phenomenological viewpoint, Bachelard demonstrates the aurgentative potential of all that awareness.
The latter, which sits in front of me as I type this, has a pale aquamarine cover. Reverie is daydream and it is also the daydreaming bache,ard.
The Poetics of Reverie – Michigan Quarterly Review
bacheladr Dilip Naik – – Post Graduate Dept. One of the pleasures for me of The Poetics of Space is all the wonderful little scraps of poetry floating around like misplaced butterflies throughout the text.
A day of commuting, meetings, emailing, and running errands feels productive. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Hall – – The Classical Review 41 What will we see?
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””. You could end up anywhere.
THE POETICS OF REVERIE by Gaston Bachelard | Kirkus Reviews
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Beacon paperbacks Sign in to use this feature. In this, his last significant work, an admired French philosopher provides extraordinary meditations on the relations between the imagining consciousness and the world, positing the notion of “reverie”as its most dynamic point of reference.
One of Bachelard’s other classics, The Poetics of Space: English View all editions and formats Summary: Pickard – – The Classical Review 54 Sometimes I have a pen in hand, sometimes not. In his earlier book, Poetcs Poetics of Space, Bachelard considered several kinds of “praiseworthy space” conducive to the flow of poetic imagery.