The Witkiewicz reader

by StanisЕ‚aw Ignacy Witkiewicz

Publisher: Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill

Written in English
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  • Witkiewicz, Stanisław Ignacy, 1885-1939 -- Translations into English.

Edition Notes

Statementedited, translated, and with an introduction by Daniel Gerould.
ContributionsGerould, Daniel Charles, 1928-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG7158.W52 A24 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 359 p. :
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1716577M
ISBN 100810109808, 0810109948
LC Control Number92019031

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In –, Witkiewicz worked as the artistic director of "Wędrowiec" weekly, for which he wrote a series of articles concerning the values of a work of art and the role of art critics (published in book form under the title "Painting and criticism among us", Sztuka i krytyka u nas, in and ).

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Witkiewicz () was a gifted painter, poet, philosopher, dramatist, novelist, and iconoclastic wit—a kind of latter-day Polish William Blake or Wyndham Lewis. In this, his greatest—and weirdest—novel (first published in ), Witkiewicz created a unique and fascinating Author: Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz.

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Jan, Jonas, Jan Witkiewicz, Vitkevičius, Witkiewicz was born into Ignacy, Ignotas, Ignacy Witkiewicz, Vitkevičius, Witkiewicz and Elwira, Elvyra, Elwira Witkiewicz, Vitkevičienė, Witkiewicz. Jan had 6 siblings: Elvyra Elwira Jagminienė Jagmin, Wiktor Viktoras Wiktor Witkiewicz Vitkevičius Witkiewicz and 4 other siblings.

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(All delivered in a semi-ironic-yet-wholly-sincere tone). — Biblioklept. This book can be used as a handbook within departments of philosophy, history of art, media and cultural studies, cultural history and, of course, within art academies.

Though the book explores theories of art from Plato to Derrida it does not presuppose any acquaintance with philosophy from its readers. INSATIABILITY by Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Bx Northwestern University Press, ; ISBN Are you a frequent reader or book collector.

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