Jane Austen & Whit Stillman on Art, Imagination, and Knowledge

By |2018-02-13T23:08:10-06:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: Art, Culture, Film, Literature, Whit Stillman|

Art, understood as a medium that engages the imagination and desires of its audience, can lure out aspects of its audience that would otherwise be kept hidden. Awareness of what desires the art excites and how one’s imagination is played upon can afford a perceptive viewer an opportunity to gain knowledge both of himself [...]