Genesis (Studies in Literature and Science)
evening, makes laughter explode. hence spoke Beaumarchais. The short-circuit from dance to calculation, in fact, blinds this laughter with an excessive white mild. may perhaps the dancer's physique be like a bunch? And his nakedness be what's referred to as, in calculus, the unknown volume? The un identified masterpiece. The unknown volume can think all values. it's the attainable . Now, the dancer's physique can think, can sud denly tackle, all shapes. it's the attainable, besides. The dancer and the calculator are.
Is excessive, his glance guaranteed, his physique immediately, his leg enterprise, his palms unfastened , un-differentiation is entire, the dancer is absent, he's as summary as cash and quantity. here's a constellation of stars relocating from a different element, absent, towards totality. funds is bereft of which means, it has all of the meanings. it really is clean and polysemous. funds is natural quantity and bare calculation. they're facul ties. Abstraction. The dancer is bereft of that means, he has all meanings. he's clean and polysemous. The.
at the mul tiple, at the combine, at the speckled, variegated, tiger-striped, zebra streaked aggregates, at the crowd, i've got tried to imagine a brand new item, a number of in house and cellular in time, volatile and fluctu ating like a flame, relational. after we take into consideration society, we're the sufferers of our photos. within the schema of the only and the a number of, the constitution is going from the floor as much as the rafters. strength belongs to the only perched on the best. Pyramids, skyscrapers, huge cathedrals, tow.
Retrospect, it sheds mild on our commonplace misconstruals of Lucretius, and the line down which those misconstruals have inaccurate us correct as much as the pres ent. In different phrases, our metaphysics, metaphorically, feels the consequences of our physics, it feels keenly the consequences of the privileges granted, by means of our technological know-how and by way of us, to this or that country of topic. Our international is strong, our earth was once strong and our heaven was once to boot, 1 08 Genesis we too are safe, every little thing is in position round us. The.
And the opposite a distribution. to assert illness is to claim that one is either unwilling and not able to conceive it. it's not an anti-order, possibly it's a extra beautiful order nonetheless, one our banal stupidity can't deal with, stiff as a board because it is, to conceive, because it remains to be given over to concepts-to order. reason why i've got first attempted to conceive the turbulent nation. to take action, i've got had recourse to Lucretius's poem approximately nature and to Immanuel Kant's thought of the heavens, the 2.