By Daniele Iozzia
Aesthetic subject matters in Pagan and Christian Neoplatonism reconstructs the classy philosophical perspectives of overdue Antiquity, and their relation to inventive creation of the time. through interpreting the resonance of Plotinus' proposal with modern artists and with Christian thinkers, together with Gregory of Nyssa, the publication demonstrates the significance of Plotinus' treatise On Beauty for the improvement of past due historical aesthetics. The Cappadocian fathers' curiosity in Plotinus is explored, in addition to the ensuing legacy of the pagan thinker's philosophy inside of Christian suggestion, akin to the concept that of attractiveness and the narration of the contemplative experience.
Uniquely using philological and philosophical perception, in addition to exploring either pagan and Christian philosophy, Aesthetic topics in Pagan and Christian Neoplatonism represents the 1st accomplished synthesis of aesthetic considered overdue Antiquity.
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Aesthetic Themes in Pagan and Christian Neoplatonism: From Plotinus to Gregory of Nyssa by Daniele Iozzia