Revolt Against Time: A Philosophical Approach to the Prose and Poetry of Quevedo and Bocangel

Revolt Against Time: A Philosophical Approach to the Prose and Poetry of Quevedo and Bocangel

by Maricarmen Martínez
     
 

This book, which includes a preface written by David Darst, argues that Francisco de Quevedo's metaphysical poetry should be read in the light of the Neo-Stoic theory of Time that he explains in his philosophical prose works. This is the first detailed textual exegesis of Bocángel's and Quevedo's philosophical works as they relate to the metaphysical poetry

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This book, which includes a preface written by David Darst, argues that Francisco de Quevedo's metaphysical poetry should be read in the light of the Neo-Stoic theory of Time that he explains in his philosophical prose works. This is the first detailed textual exegesis of Bocángel's and Quevedo's philosophical works as they relate to the metaphysical poetry of these two Golden Age authors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761826354
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Forward Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 Introduction Chapter 4 The Stoic Revolt Against Time: Introduction; Time in Stoic Physics: The Reign of Cronos; From the Physics of Cronos to the Ethics of Zeus; The Rational Revolt Against Time; The Rhetorical Strategies of the Revolt Chapter 5 The Neo-Stoic Revolt Against Times: Lipsius and Senecan Philosophy: Introduction; Stoicism in Europe and Spain: The Historical Antecedents of the Revolt Against Time; The Metaphysics of the Revolt: Justus Lipsius's Neo-Stoic Synthesis of Stoicism an Chapter 6 The Revolt Against Time in the Prose of Francisco de Quevedo: Introduction; El (des)engaño de las cosas as a Method to Overthrow Time Chapter 7 The Revolt Against Time in the Poetry of Franciso de Quevedo: Introduction; Conceptista Poetry as a Strategy for the Revolt Against Time; Quevedo's Conceptista Poetry and El (des)engaño de las cosas as a Philosophical-Didactic Met Chapter 8 The Neo-Stoic Revolt Against Time in the Prose of Gabriel Bocángel: Introduction; The Revolt Against Time in the Prose of Gabriel Bocángel Chapter 9 The Revolt Against Time in the Prose of Gabriel Bocángel: Introduction; Time, Death and Virtue in the Poetry of Bocángel Chapter 10 Conclusion Chapter 11 Bibliography Chapter 12 Index Chapter 13 About the Author

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