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This e-book explores the intersections among dreaming and the literary mind's eye, in mild of the findings of modern neurocognitive and empirical study, with the purpose to put a basis for an empirically educated aesthetics of dreaming. Drawing on views from literary conception, philosophy of brain and dream examine, this research investigates dreaming when it comes to creativity and waking states of mind's eye akin to writing and examining stories.  Exploring the similarities and changes among the 'language' of goals and the language of literature, it analyses the concepts hired by means of writers to create a feeling of dream in literary fiction in addition to the genres so much conducive to this endeavour. The booklet closes with 3 case stories targeting texts by means of Kazuo Ishiguro, Clare Boylan and John Banville to demonstrate the various ways that writers in attaining to 'translate' the event and 'language' of the dream. 

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