Theory reception: Panofsky, Kant, and disciplinary.
The rebirth of interest in the philosophical legacy of Ernst Cassirer (1874-1945) has taken many scholars by surprise. Cassirer suffered the great misfortune to emerge as a stalwart champion of humanism and Enlightenment rationality at the very moment such ideals were falling into eclipse, not only in Germany but arguably across Western Europe as well.
AbstractIn this essay, Edgar Wind’s and Erwin Panofsky’s practices of art historical iconology are interpreted through their respective adaptations of the epistemological premises of American Pragmatism and German neo-Kantianism. By leveraging the history of these intellectual traditions alongside Wind’s and Panofsky’s programmatic statements, the essay identifies a central and much.
The Warburg Years (1919-1933): Essays on Language, Art, Myth, and Technology Ernst Cassirer, S. G. Lofts (trans.) Jewish German philosopher Ernst Cassirer was a leading proponent of the Marburg school of neo-Kantianism.
Introduction. Many of the issues discussed in this article were raised nearly ninety years ago by Erwin Panofsky in his seminal essay, Die Perspektive als symbolische Form, published originally in 1927 (see Panofsky 2002 for a translation, cited under General Overviews).The phrase “symbolic form” in Panofsky’s title derives from his association with Ernst Cassirer who coined it to.
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EMILY J. LEVINE Academic Positions Associate Professor,. June 25, 2015. Review essay of Erwin Panofsky’s Die Gestaltungsprincipien. Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School,” in The German Quarterly 88, 4 (Fall 2015). Digital Database Entry, “A Hamburg Friendship.
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