Real Presences has ratings and 26 reviews. Philippe said: It’s the first Steiner’s book I read. I had seen him on TV. It releases from this person a. by George Steiner First published January 1st Sort by. title, original date published, date Vere presenze (Paperback). Published by Garzanti. Results 91 – of Discover Book Depository’s huge selection of George-Steiner books Vere presenze George Steiner e la “vera presenza” del senso.

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To respect the otherness of the presence presenae find in requires the development of courtesy, hospitality, and tact: We feel clever when whe read him.

Each language speaks the world in its own ways. Death of Tragedy George Steiner.

Paul rated it really liked it Mar 17, Even more, Steiner manages to root out and affirm some of postmodernity’s central concerns, even while denying their “philological” concerns pride of place in our reading of literature. Steiner provides a prolegomena for theological hermeneutics of literature.

Sep 05, John Schneider rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jun 21, Summer is currently reading it. My Unwritten Books George Steiner. Instead, one must reflect upon art in order to see how it is a “reverent struggle” between creature and creator.

Steiner concludes his essay arguing that our immanent frame is in danger of suffocating our artistic ability: The arts are a fight against death and ultimately a result in the belief of God. This is what Steiner means when he says that we must assume God a transcendent Other in order to have meaning at all.


That reality is ultimately meaningful we must take on faith.

Real Presences by George Steiner

George Steiner’s wide-ranging knowledge of literature, arts, music and philosophy fills every page of the book with various references and examples and great insights. The arts are It is always a challenge to enter a thought journey with George Steiner. Business, Government, and Society: Filter your search Keyword. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. See 1 question about Real Presences….

This experience of presence calls for an ethics of reception: Home Contact Us Help Cere delivery worldwide. Mary-Ellen Lynn rated it really liked it Mar 14, Each edifies worlds and counter-worlds in its own mode.

Preview — Real Presences by George Steiner. Accordingly, Steiner grapples with how to show that human creation relies upon and presupposes an act of creation by The Creator. This shit is straight up dubious.

Love geeorge book and its explorations into the presence of God in the creative process. Il continuum tra le due, la modulazione dall’una all’altra, sono la fonte della poesia e delle arti. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Books by George Steiner.

Love does not argue its necessities. Yet to take the wager of transcendence is to choose to believe that language and egorge are ultimately meaningful because reality is ultimately meaningful, and it is meaningful because it is grounded in the presence of God.


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Fortunately, Steiner is so deft a writer geoge it feels less like the notes to a Great Books club geroge more like the personal musings of your favorite polyglot literature professor. La passione per l’assoluto Laure Adler. His luscious prose match the labyrinthine meanderings of his mind. Art, indeed, tests us in our capacity for this perception. Bakhtin would have straight whooped ya ass, George. Dec 04, James rated it really liked it Shelves: Ghent he criticizes deconstructionism in which I am in total agreement.

Thus, in part preeenze, Presences, Steiner argues that something in art meets us, giving us an intense experience of presence. It is always a challenge to enter a thought journey with George Steiner. Steiner argues that all artistic creation is ultimately a reply to the initial speech-act of Creation.