EROS. FROM PLATO TO JOHN LENNON THROUGH MEDIEVAL MYSTICISM

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List of sections: 
History of philosophy
Mounth / Year: 
2014, October
Issue of the journal: 
4
Pages: 
11-13
Type of the article: 
Scientific article
Abstract: 

The article is devoted to the analysis of eroticism in the texts of medieval mystics (St. Umilta, St. Francis, Hadewijch of Antwerp, Julian of Norwich). The connection between late medieval mysticism and John Lennon’s and Freddie Mercury’s lyrics is investigated.

Keywords: 
mysticism, love, eros, agape, corporality.
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