RECEIVING, ANALYSING AND INTERPRETING THE POST-MODERN ARTISTIC DISCOURSE

Posted On Oct 17 2011 by

The artistic discourse (be it literary or pictorial), once produced, spread and addressed to the third component of the communication process (i.e. the receiver), invites or, occasionally, incites to some attitude, some re-action from those approaching it. The attitude in question could vary from impersonal to professional, according to the purposes the receivers have in view and / or the abilities they possess. Three types of perception might be manifest here: 1. receiving, which implies reading / listening / seeing as inexperienced or, at most, average receiver; 2. analysing, which means understanding the discourse co- and con-textually and processing the …