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Philosophy in Digital Culture: Images and the Aestheticization of the Public Intellectual’s Narratives

Abstract:

The present paper deals with the problem of the digital-culture-public-philosophy as a possible response of those philosophers who see the need to face the challenges of the Internet and the visual culture that constitutes an important part of the Internet cultural space. It claims that this type of philosophy would have to, among many other things, modify and broaden philosophers’ traditional mode of communication. It would have to expand its textual, or mainly text-related, communication mode into the aesthetic and visual communication mode. More precisely, philosophers would have to learn how to aestheticize and visualize their ethical (epistemic, ontological, social) narratives by using some digital tools – YouTube clips for example.

Keywords:

philosophy, digital culture, Internet, narratives, aestheticization, ethics, stoic pragmatism

How to cite:

Skowroński, Krzysztof Piotr. “Philosophy in Digital Culture: Images and the Aestheticization of the Public Intellectual’s Narratives.” Eidos. A Journal for Philosophy of Culture 4, no. 1 (2020):  23-37. https://doi.org/10.14394/eidos.jpc.2020.0003.

Author:

Krzysztof Piotr Skowroński
Institute of Philosophy, University of Opole
Katowicka 89, 45-061 Opole, Poland;
Berlin Practical Philosophy International Forum e.V.
Torstr. 225, 10115 Berlin, Germany
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3814-1346
skris65@gmail.com

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