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The Kantian Sublime, the Postmodern, and the Avant‐Garde

Paul Crowther

in Critical Aesthetics and Postmodernism

Published in print February 1996 | ISBN: 9780198236238
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597268 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198236239.003.0009
The Kantian Sublime, the Postmodern, and the Avant‐Garde

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Considers Lyotard's influential theory of the sublime. Explores the important links that he makes between the Kantian sublime, modernism, the postmodern, and the avant‐garde. Highlights problems in relation to these connections.

Keywords: avant‐garde; Kantian sublime; Lyotard; modernism; postmodernism; the sublime

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Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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