This article focuses on a discussion of how the modern/avocado and postmodern/artichoke ideas of the self differ.Moreover,It Explain the idea that art is mimesis (Plato and/or Aristotle) and how this is like the avocado idea of the self
Reality, Art, and Truth
This 6-8 page essay assignment will be completed in three parts. You may want to use section headers to organize your paper. Remember to explain the theories you reference with supporting citations to the textbook and online lectures in correct APA format.
Discuss the avocado idea of the self and explain at least one version of the idea that human beings have a shared essential nature (such as Cartesian rationalism or Greek philosophy). Contrast this account with the artichoke idea of the self (drawing upon existentialism to develop your account) and a discussion of how the modern/avocado and postmodern/artichoke ideas of the self differ.However, you may use your analysis from the Week 2 assignments to develop your account in Part I.
Part II. The Artichoke Self and Art as Transformation
how artistic creation expresses the unity of subject and object (Nietzsche, Schelling, and/or Heidegger). Moreover, discuss how this reflects the artichoke idea of the self.Further, discuss a character/narrator/subject in a work of art (novel, poem, film, graphic novel, short story, television show, song, painting, etc.) who you think captures the artichoke/post-modern idea of the self and the idea that art creates truth.
Part IV. Art and Philosophy
Finally, reflect upon the relationship between art and philosophy by considering some of the following questions: