[lit-ideas] Re: consider

  • From: "John McCreery" <john.mccreery@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2008 00:16:09 +0900

On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 8:52 PM, Donal McEvoy <donalmcevoyuk@xxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

>
> Another question:- can I imagine myself imagining? If so, am I
> "representing" imagining through an act of imagination? If so, in what
> sense?



I would say, yes. For example, I am sitting at my laptop writing this
message, imagining that I am playing a video game and imagining that there
is a monster behind the next door.

Imagination is nothing if not recursive.

John

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