Crescent moon over the rational : philosophical interpretations of Paul Klee / Stephen H. Watson.

This work reveals an evolving theoretical constellation of interpretations and their questions that address and continually renew Klee's rich legacies.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Watson, Stephen H., 1951-
Format: Book
Published: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, ©2009.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Interpreting Klee: fusing the architectonic and the poetic
  • On the withdrawal of the beautiful: Adorno's and Merleau-Ponty's readings of Klee
  • Gadamer, Benjamin, aesthetic modernism, and the rehabilitation of allegory: the relevance of Klee
  • Of Sartre, Klee, surrealism, and philosophy: toward a nonprosaic conception of consciousness
  • Heidegger, Klee's turn, and the origin of the work of art
  • Fiscourse/digure: of nomadism, the specter of Oedipus, and the remnants of the sublime
  • The rapture of sensuousness: color possesses me
  • I am a painter.