in Rethinking Lessing's Laocoon
September 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE); Classical Literature. 9876 words.
One of the most challenging aspects of Lessing’s Laocoon, Jason Gaiger argues, is its argument about the interplay between an artwork and the imaginative response of the subject. What role...