Flesh of Images, The: Merleau-Ponty between Painting and Cinema (SUNY series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy)

Highlights Merleau-Ponty’s curiosity in movie and connects it to his aesthetic theory.

In The Flesh of Images, Mauro Carbone starts with the purpose that Merleau-Ponty’s usually misunderstood suggestion of “flesh” was once differently to indicate what he also known as “Visibility.” contemplating imaginative and prescient as artistic voyance, within the visionary experience of constructing as a specific presence anything which, as such, had now not been current earlier than, Carbone proposes unique connections among Merleau-Ponty and Paul Gauguin, and articulates his personal extra improvement of the “new thought of sunshine” that the French thinker was once commencing to intricate on the time of his unexpected demise. Carbone connects those principles to Merleau-Ponty’s non-stop curiosity in cinema—an curiosity that has been often missed or circumscribed. targeting Merleau-Ponty’s later writings, together with unpublished path notes and files no longer but to be had in English, Carbone demonstrates either that Merleau-Ponty’s curiosity in movie used to be sustained and philosophically an important, and additionally that his pondering offers a tremendous source for illuminating our modern courting to pictures, with profound implications for the long run of philosophy and aesthetics. construction on his past paintings on Marcel Proust and contemplating ongoing advancements in optical and media applied sciences, Carbone provides his personal philosophical perception into knowing the visible today.

“The based sort of Carbone’s prose—crafted with a undeniable cadence and phraseology, an inimitable international of language—nevertheless doesn't cover the complexity of his scholarly research.” — Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews

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