Iain McGilchrist, 2 November 1995
Show More The Paradoxes of Delusion: Wittgenstein, Schreber, and the Schizophrenic Mind by Louis Sass.
Cornell, 177 pp., £23.50, June 1995, 0 8014 9899 6Show More
Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature and Thought by Louis Sass.
Basic Books, 593 pp., £18.99, November 1993, 0 465 04312 7Show More
“... Besides Nietzsche, Kafka and Wittgenstein, Sass includes, among others, Baudelaire, Van Gogh, Raymond Roussel, Jean-Pierre Brissct, Gérard de Nerval, Alfred Jarry, Strindberg, de Chirico, Dali and Beckett. Some aspects of late 20th-century life in the developed world– the distancing effect of technology and bureaucracy on our apprehension of ...”