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On Formalism & Aesthetic Experience

In this paper, I will examine the formalist perspective of film theory, focusing particularly on the work of Rudolf Arnheim and Jean Mitry. I will begin with an overview of the history of film theory, followed by a description of … Continue reading

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On Aesthetic Experience & The Emphasis Of Form

In this paper, I will examine Noel Carroll and Jerrold Levinson’s definitions of aesthetic experience with reference to their emphasis on form/formal properties. I will begin by describing what they mean by form/formal properties. I will then, while pointing out … Continue reading

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