No 19 (2021)

Aesthetic Mistakes. Art, Nature and the Aesthetic of Failure

Table of Contents


What is wrong with failed art? PDF
Adam Andrzejewski, Alessandro Bertinetto
Art and the possibility of failure PDF
Georg W. Bertram
The anxieties of control and the aesthetics of failure PDF
Emanuele Arielli
From mistaking fakeness to mistake in fakeness. Artificial ruins between aesthetics and deception PDF
Zoltán Somhegyi
L’importanza di sbagliare. L’educazione all’errore in Denis Diderot PDF (Italiano)
Maddalena Mazzocut-Mis
Errori empirici, verità ontologiche: una prospettiva ermeneutica sull’opera lirica PDF (Italiano)
Rosa María Fernández
Pictorial misrepresentation without figurative mispresentation PDF
Alberto Voltolini
Aesthetic normativity and the expressive perception of nature PDF
Francisca Pérez Carreño


Art, Life and Form. On Nietzsche and the Aesthetics of Existence PDF
Alberto Giacomelli
Dewey on the threshold of aesthetics: the critique of the reflex arc concept PDF
Gioia Laura Iannilli
Critical theory vs philosophical anthropology on radio and TV: some remarks on Adorno and Gehlen PDF
Stefano Marino


Victoria Niehle, Die Poetik der Fülle. Bewältigungsstrategien ästhetischer Überschüsse 1750-1810 Göttingen, Vandenoeck & Ruprecht, 2018, pp. 257 PDF (Italiano)
Alessandro Nannini
Michael N. Forster, Lina Steiner (eds.), Romanticism, Philosophy, and Literature London, Palgrave MacMillan, 2020, pp. XVIII + 374 PDF (Italiano)
Silvia Pieroni
Daniel Mourenza, Walter Benjamin and the Aesthetics of film Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, 2020, pp. 258 PDF (Italiano)
Marco Tedeschini
Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Le problème de la parole. Cours au Collège de France a cura di L. Andén, F. Robert, E. de Saint Aubert, Genève, Metis Presses, 2020, pp. 278 PDF (Italiano)
Riccardo Valenti
Theodor W. Adorno, Ernst Krenek, Briefwechsel 1929-1964 a cura di C. Maurer Zenck, Berlino, Suhrkamp, 2020, pp. 484. PDF (Italiano)
Elettra Villani

Book Forums

On Carolyn Korsmeyer, Things: in touch with the past Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2019, pp. 224 PDF
Carolyn Korsmeyer, Massimo Renzo, Zoltán Somhegyi, Larry E. Shiner, James O. Young

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