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Ways of Imitation - SEyTA
Florencia, 12, 13 y 14 de noviembre de 2015. Las revistas Aisthesis. Pratiche, linguaggi e saperi dell’estetico y Nouvelle revue d’esthétique organizan un congreso internacional sobre el debate contemporáneo acerca de la noción de mimesis. Cuenta con el apoyo de la Universidad de Florencia y las Sociedades italiana y francesa de estética. Fecha límite de envíos: 1 de abril de 2015. Call for contributions – International Conference Ways of Imitation Florence University Deadline for applications/ April 1st, 2015 Aisthesis. Pratiche, linguaggi e saperi dell’estetico and Nouvelle revue d’esthétique organize the International Conference Ways of Imitation. With the support of the University of Florence, Società Italiana di Estetica e Société Française d’Esthétique, the conference will take place in Florence from the 12th to the 14th of November 2015, and will be concerned with the contemporary debate over the notion of mimesis. Starting from the ancient Greece, from Pindar and Plato, to mention but a few examples, the notion of mimesis – “imitation”, “representation”, “emulation” – has been playing a crucial role in the history of aesthetics and in the theory of arts. But mimetic processes apply not only to the aesthetic and artistic field: as is today widely accepted by anthropologists …