Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Thought. Louis Sass, Author Basic Books $30 (p) ISBN Madness and Modernism has ratings and 12 reviews. In this book, Louis Sass, a clinical psychologist, offers a new vision of schizophrenia, comparing it. Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Louis A. Sass Modernism and its Discontents: Philosophical Problems of.
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Madness and Modernism – Louis Sass – Oxford University Press
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Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature and Thought is the magnum opus of the distinguished clinical psychologist and phenomenologist of psychopathology Louis A.
Twenty-five years after its initial publication by Basic Books and then Harvard University Press, a madnfss edition, published by Oxford University Press inis introducing new readers to one of the most complex and compelling accounts of the phenomenology of schizophrenia and its reciprocally illuminating relationship with a modernism characterised by paradox and hyperreflexivity, self-consciousness and self-alienation.
A symposium to celebrate, interrogate and reflect upon the significance and wide-ranging influence of Madness and Modernism will be held at Durham University on Friday 11 May The programme opens with Louis Sass in conversation with Patricia Waughmodernist literary critic, intellectual historian and co-investigator on interdisciplinary Hearing the Maness project.
Twenty-Five Years of Madness and Modernism – Durham University
Contributions are then invited from scholars in any discipline whose work directly engages, contributes to or complicates the arguments and approach of Madness and Modernism. If you would like to present at the symposium, please send abstracts of no more than words as well as a short bio-note to the convenor, Angela Woodsby Thursday 29 March Notification of acceptance will be by Wednesday 4 April.
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