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Literary Criticism of Friedrich Schleiermacher

The German philosopher and Protestant theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768–1834) is generally credited with having laid the foundations of modern hermeneutics, or the art of systematic textual interpretation. 3,389 more words

Literary Theory

Dijalog i tolerancija

Ne pišem ovdje često, ali naišao sam na blog koji se djelomično preklapa s jednim dijelom sadržaja (a zapravo temeljnom idejom) ovog bloga. Ovdje ću kopirati sadržaj jednog posta s tog bloga i navesti izvor. 2,960 more words

Hannah Arendt On Our Creations' Independent Lives

In ‘Remarks to the American Society of Christian Ethics’ (Library of Congress MSS Box 70, p. 011828)¹,   Hannah Arendt notes,

Each time you write something and send it out into the world and it becomes public, obviously everybody is free to do with it what he pleases, and this is as it should be. 468 more words


Key Theories of Hans-Georg Gadamer

The dream of recovering the complete or total meaning of a literary text, by re-imagining the author’s intentions, comes to an end with the work of… 1,324 more words

Literary Theory