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Mythology of Loss of the Beautiful

Author(s): Sylvia Borissova
Subject(s): Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophical Traditions, Aesthetics, 19th Century Philosophy, Contemporary Philosophy, German Idealism
Published by: Институт по философия и социология при БАН
Keywords: beauty; myth; transgression of the beautiful; central aesthetical code; negative aesthetics

Summary/Abstract: The current paper is focused on the genealogy and the relevance of negative aesthetics as a distinct philosophical field and, in particular: 1) to draw a concept of the beautiful as a myth; then 2) to justify the need of a specific genealogy of loss of the beautiful, and, on this basis, 3) to bring out negative aesthetics in its main subject as a mythology of loss of the beautiful.

  • Issue Year: XXXII/2023
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 93-105
  • Page Count: 13
  • Language: Bulgarian