By Peter Kramer
From Amazon: "Stanley Kubrick's 2001: an area Odyssey (1968) is extensively considered as the best motion pictures ever made. it's been celebrated for its good looks and secret, its lifelike depiction of area go back and forth and brilliant reveal of visible results, the breathtaking scope of its tale, which reaches throughout hundreds of thousands of years, and the thought-provoking intensity of its meditation on evolution, know-how and humanity's encounters with the unknown. 2001 has been defined because the most costly avant-garde motion picture ever made and as a psychedelic journey, a distinct expression of the spirit of the Nineteen Sixties and as a undying masterpiece. Peter Krämer's insightful research explores the complicated origins of the movie, the original form it took and the intense influence it made on modern audiences. Drawing on new study within the Stanley Kubrick Archive on the collage of the humanities London, Krämer demanding situations a few of the widely-held assumptions in regards to the movie. He argues that 2001 used to be Kubrick's try and counter the deep pessimism of his earlier movie, Dr Strangelove (1964), which culminates within the explosion of a nuclear 'doomsday' equipment, with a extra hopeful imaginative and prescient of humanity's destiny, facilitated via the intervention of mysterious extra-terrestrial artifacts. This examine strains the project's improvement from the 1st letter Kubrick wrote to his destiny collaborator Arthur C. Clarke in March 1964 all of the approach to the dramatic adjustments Kubrick made to the movie presently earlier than its liberate by way of MGM in April 1968. Krämer exhibits that, regardless of – or, might be, as a result of – Kubrick's bold last-minute selection to show the movie itself right into a mysterious artifact, 2001 was once an rapid good fortune with either critics and basic audiences, and has exerted huge, immense impression over Hollywood's output of technology fiction video clips ever due to the fact that. The booklet argues that 2001 invitations us to take pleasure in and ponder its sounds and pictures time and again, and, if we're so susceptible, to remove from it an enormous message of hope."
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Lesbos. Littérature. Musique. Poésie. Sapho. ALCIBIADE Alcibiade est l’un des hommes politiques les plus importants de l’histoire de la démocratie athénienne. Né vers le milieu du Ve siècle, il eut pour tuteur Périclès, et se trouva de ce fait très jeune, voué à la carrière politique. Ce n’est pourtant qu’après la conclusion de la paix de Nicias, en 421, qu’il commença à faire parler de lui. Persuadé que la paix n’était qu’une trêve, il se heurta très vite à Nicias, son aîné, et singulièrement lorsqu’en 415 il incita les Athéniens à répondre favorablement à l’appel des gens de Ségeste en Sicile et à envoyer une expédition dans la grande île.
1ère moitié du VIIe s. Élaboration de l’alphabet grec Fondation des jeux olympiques Rédaction des poèmes homériques La Théogonie, Les Travaux et les Jours d’Hésiode Début du monnayage en Grèce v. 1230 Moyen Empire thébain en Égypte Installation des Hittites en Anatolie Règne d’Hammurabi en Mésopotamie. Les Assyriens maîtres de Mari XVIIIe dynastie : Aménophis IV (Akhenaton). Exode des Hébreux vers la Palestine Règne de Ramsès II Fin du 1er millénaire Attaque des « peuples de la mer » David et Salomon.
1967. J. Svenbro, La parole et le marbre : aux origines de la poétique grecque, Lund, 1976. Édition des poèmes d’Alcée, établis et traduits par Th. , 1966. ALCIBIADE ! 48 Grèce d’Asie. Lesbos. Littérature. Musique. Poésie. Sapho. ALCIBIADE Alcibiade est l’un des hommes politiques les plus importants de l’histoire de la démocratie athénienne. Né vers le milieu du Ve siècle, il eut pour tuteur Périclès, et se trouva de ce fait très jeune, voué à la carrière politique. Ce n’est pourtant qu’après la conclusion de la paix de Nicias, en 421, qu’il commença à faire parler de lui.
2001: A Space Odyssey (BFI Film Classics) by Peter Kramer