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85) Galatea's first movement is reflective, "the work of art is selfness as it has been constituted by reflective consciousness.
In Zen Buddhism, for example, silence is the path to both selfhood and selfness, clearing the mind, the disappearance of conflict, finding a state of untroubled clarity, allowing one's true nature to emerge and align rhythms of life.
Federn applied the concept of reflexive cathexis to the internal process of experiencing oneself, one's selfness.
In these earlier, celebratory poems nature, in all of its visible and auditory presence, was seen, felt, and heard as a powerful mediation between his "inscaping" selfness and God.
And let's say that quantifiable phrases are the counterpart of a syntax; yet however it is I might try to 'slice' the passage, I'm flummoxed; the 'tool' and its cutting edge are inapt and inept: onflow of "otherhood and selfness elicited in unison, .
In spite of the unfortunate connotations associated with this concept of selfness (such as selfishness or self-centeredness), it functions as a critique of the kinds of individualism represented in the novel.
What emerges in the analyses in this volume is what Nfah-Abbenyi identifies as the struggle to experience selfness and otherness simultaneously (p.
We, as readers, are thus confronted with, entrapped within, defied by a web of essentially self-effacing rhetoric, a textual lattice loomed of its own prescriptive annullation; that which it appears to assert, it rescinds; that which it avers to validate, it belies; its subsistence is rooted in its dissolution, in the contortions of its verbal grid whose countervailing terms, steeped in a pit, in a "fistula" of selfness and sameness (to return to the premonitory "propos" of our earlier considerations) engender a self-annihilating resultant, a totalized reduction heeding nothing short of the Barthesian "degre zero de l'ecriture.
Therefore readers are advised that since "egoity and selfness belong wholly to the Devil" they should "be .
The individual titles no longer simply stretch out along the shelf; they defy chronology and reveal fresh relationships, becoming in the end one intimate act, the act of an artist with a simple, two-part goal: to be himself through words and to honor the same selfness in us and in the world he shares with us.