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On Painting and not Knowing I

Jones (2003)[i] outlines various means of accommodating ‘not knowing’ within philosophy and within the sphere of creativity. She opens with a description of Socrates statement: “When I do not know, neither do I think I know, so am I likely … Continue reading

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