How To Do Things With Fictions

Pub Date : 2012-07-06 | Author : Joshua Landy | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199720002
ISBN 13 : 0199720002

Why does Mark's Jesus speak in parables? Why does Plato's Socrates make bad arguments? Why are Beckett's novels so inscrutable? And why don't stage magicians even pretend to summon..