Presentation on theme: "NARCISSUS 1579-99. Our Presentation Meaning of the story Art In the history of Italian literature In the history of foreign literature Music The story."— Presentation transcript:
Our Presentation Meaning of the story Art In the history of Italian literature In the history of foreign literature Music The story nowadays
Meaning of the story Narcissus and Eco: both cursed Egoism Everybody is egoistic, even if we dont know that it is ourselves who we love
Art Eco and Narcissus, 1903 John William Waterhouse John William Waterhouse Echo and NarcissusType:Art PrintSubject:Art Movement - RealismSize (cm):60 x 80Size (''):24 x 31Availability:24 HoursArt Movement - Realism
Art NARCISSUS Caravaggio, narcisus, oil on canvas. 112x 92 cm. National Gallery of Antique Art, Roma. Description
In the history of italian literature Torquato Tasso, he lived during the Counter- Reformation in the XVI century and his masterpiece is Gerusalemme Liberata, an epic poems. He took inspiration from the Iliade and Eneide.
In the history of italian literature Marini, he is a poet who lived in the XVII century, Baroque. He wrote Modrigali about love. He deals with the theme of the mirror, taken from the myth of Narcissus and Eco.
In the history in foreign literature Based on the story Characters Referred to the story
Music Around 1300, Guilliaume de Machout 20th century, Bob Dylan : License to kill Genesis has a 23-minute during song with references to the myth. Also other genres, like rock and metal
The story nowadays The narcissism of today is obsessed with body care to live longer and the fear of an uncertain future, making it an be very fragile and uneasyThe narcissism of today is obsessed with body care to live longer and the fear of an uncertain future, making it an be very fragile and uneasy
The End Thank you for listening and have a nice evening. Thomas, Daniel, Benedetta, Sabrina, Marta, Victoria and Nils