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It is unjust that Italy should claim musical pre-eminence, even forcing Italian on music as its international language, when Italy ...
The great practical difference between the word, written or spoken, and the visual image is that we cannot read the former unless ...
The history of art is almost three times longer than that of writing, and the relationship between the two types of expression can ...
"Money talks" because money is a metaphor, a transfer, and a bridge. Like words and language, money is a storehouse of communally ...
The visual is sorely undervalued in modern scholarship. Art history has attained only a fraction of the conceptual sophistication ...
There is no great religious leader--from the Buddha to Moses to Jesus to Mohammed to Luther--who offered people what they want. On ...
Critics of visual arts and of music describe in words--that is to say, a system of signs other than those made by brushes on canva ...
The novelist sets forth his characters in two ways, by direct comment upon them, or indirectly by reporting their actions and beha ...
Certainly, then, ordinary language is not the last word: in
principle it can everywhere be supplemented and improved upon, an
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In the history of human inquiry, philosophy has the place of the initial central sun, seminal and tumultuous; from time to time it ...
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