The Ground of the Image

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$44.85
Publisher
Fordham University Press
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Pages
176
Dimensions
6.22 X 8.98 X 0.52 inches | 0.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780823225415

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About the Author
Jean-Luc Nancy (Author) Jean-Luc Nancy (1940-2021) was Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the Université Marc Bloch, Strasbourg. His wide-ranging thought runs through many books, including The Literary Absolute, Being Singular Plural, The Ground of the Image, Listening, Corpus, The Disavowed Community, and Sexistence. Jeff Fort (Translator) Jeff Fort is Associate Professor of French at the University of California, Davis, and the translator of more than a dozen books, by Jean Genet, Jacques Derrida, Maurice Blanchot, Jean-Luc Nancy, and others.
Reviews
This collection of nine chapter-essays, translated from those published in French in 2003-4 describes Nancy's recent work on images and visual art.----Art Book News Annual
Offers more recent and more focused reflections on the nature of representation and art, especially painting.----Book Forum
. . .A series of discrete analyses and reflections . . .the best pieces make noteworthy contributions to themes connected with images, imagination, representation, aesthetics, and with direct and indirect relevance to thinking about religion.----Journal of American Academy of Religion