(Română) IMAGES ET IMAGINAIRE. LE TOUR DE FRANCE DES COMPAGNONS

Posted On Nov 10 2015 by

This paper, substantiated by text extracts, develops the contents of thirty images and explanatory diagrams presented during the conference “Image, imaginaire, représentation”. My aim is to show that reality, perceived through both time and space, may be modelled under different representations. Through geometrical figures – the square and the circle – a shift from a spatial representation of time to a temporal representation of space is enabled and religious rites, amphidromic processions, and pagan rites, namely the “tour deFrancedes compagnons”, are evoked. The imaginary orientations of the Tour de France during the 19th century are used as common thread to …