Aesthetics

Unframing Aesthetics

Traditionally, the world of the image has been considered as fundamentally different and separate from the real world. This separation has been ensured by some […]

Aesthetics

The Murray Edwards Duse Collection

The Murray Edwards Duse Collection is the best record of Eleonora Duse’s literary background. It puts before us three fundamental facts: first, her literary education began – or became active – around 1886; secondly, it assumed a nationalistic character in the early 1890s; thirdly, her intellectual evolution influenced her acting. So advanced was her artistic and literary emancipation that she was considered one of the foremost Italian aesthetes.