The first distinctive Lacanian elaboration of this subject, Gaze and Voice as Love items examines the prestige of gaze, voice, and love in philosophy from Plato to Kant, in ideology from early Christianity to modern cynicism, in song from Hildegard of Bingen to Richard Wagner, in literature from Edith Wharton's Age of Innocence to Kazuo Ishiguro's The is still of the Day, and in cinema from Michael Powell's Peeping Tom to Kieslowski's A brief movie on Love. all through, the members search to teach that the clash among the sexes is the positioning of a bigger conflict over the future of modernity. With insights into the underlying aim of racist and sexist violence, this e-book deals excellent revelations into the character of an historic enigma—love.
Contributors. Elisabeth Bronfen, Mladen Dolar, Fredric Jameson, Renata Salecl, Slavoj Žižek, Alenka Zupancic
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