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On Disgust. AUREL KOLNAI. Edited and with an. Introduction by. Barry Smith and Carolyn Korsmeyer. OPEN COURT. Chicago and La Salle, Illinois. AUREL KOLNAI, “DER E1disgust to date. On Disgust. Front Cover. Aurel Kolnai. Open Court, - Aversion - pages Bibliographic information. QR code for On Disgust.
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Most treatments of disgust mistakenly interpret it as only an extreme response, thereby neglecting the many subtle ways that it operates aesthetically.
It acutely says "no" to a variety of phenomena that seemingly threaten the integrity of the self, if not its very existence. Topics addressed include the role of disgust as both a cognitive aurel kolnai disgust moral organon in Kant and Nietzsche; the history of the imagination of the rotting corpse; the counter-cathexis of the disgusting in Romantic poetics and its modernist appeal ever since; the affinities of disgust and laughter and the analogies of vomiting and writing; the foundation of Freudian psychoanalysis in a theory of disgusting pleasures and practices; the association of disgusting "otherness" with truth and the trans-symbolic "real" in Bataille, Sartre, and Kristeva; Kafka's self-representation as an "Angel" of disgusting smells and acts, concealed in a writerly aurel kolnai disgust of uncompromising "purity"; and recent debates on "Abject Art.
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Aurel Kolnai on Disgust. Selected Papers of Aurel Kolnai.
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