Combining phenomenology and psychoanalysis in highly innovative ways, this book seeks to undo the binary opposition between appearance and Being that. Year: ; Title: Kaja Silverman, World Spectators; Publisher: Stanford: Stanford University Press; Serie: New Series ; Document type: Book editing. World Spectators by Kaja Silverman. Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, CA, pp. ISBN: (trade), (paper). LEONARDO.

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Using Heidegger’s metaphor of the jar from his essay on “The Thing” Heidegger, and the parallel work kajq Lacan on the vase in Seminar VII Lacan,Silverman proposes that the relation of world and subject is based on mutual incompletion, a void sculpted in the heart out of the necessary elimination-repression of the first unnamable object of individual desire. Vertical lines signify important paragraphs.


I’m still trying to figure out whether science makes a difference in this world, so casually is it discounted, disrespected, or simply disregarded.

Perhaps World Spectators is the next best thing? Apparatus for the Production of an Image. Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. Add both to Cart Add both to Silferman. For each of these thinkers or lines of writing, if you will, inasmuch as ‘Genesis’ is not a thinker per se is engaged in making sense of what it means to Look.

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Or to be regarded. Before I bought my own copy, I found a library copy of World Spectators, which was filled with avid underlining. If we appropriate the world to our desires, we are also appropriated. Flesh of My Flesh. The task is difficult.

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I very much liked the metaphor of the Milky Way as representing libidinous attention, but felt there wasn’t enough actual detail in the rest of the chapter to really lock on to the idea.

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