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A Hero’s Many Faces
A Hero’s Many Faces
T. Schult
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Raoul Wallenberg is remembered for his humanitarian activity on behalf of the Hungarian Jews at the end of World War II, and as the Swedish diplomat who disappeared into the Soviet Gulag in 1945. This book examines how thirty-one Wallenberg monuments...
A Linguagem Simbólica da Natureza. A Flora e Fauna na Pintura Seiscentista Portuguesa
A Linguagem Simbólica da Natureza. A Flora e Fauna...
Azambuja, Sónia...
editor: Scribe
ano: 2017
descrição:«O ensaio de Sónia Talhé Azambuja [...] constitui um dos pontos altos desta fase amadurecida de estudos sobre a Natureza Morta portuguesa do século XVII. [...] O cruzamento entre a História da Arte, a Iconologia, a Filosofia e a História Natural [......
A Rossetti Family Chronology
A Rossetti Family Chronology
A. Chapman; J....
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book focuses on Christina and Dante Gabriel Rossetti, it demonstrates the interconnectedness of their friendships and creativity, giving information about literary composition and artistic output, publication and exhibition, and details literary...
A Syncretistic Theory of Depiction
A Syncretistic Theory of Depiction
A. Voltolini
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:What is depiction? A new answer is given to this venerable question by providing a syncretistic theory of depiction that tries to combine the merits of the previous theories on the matter while dropping their defects. Thus, not only perceptual, but a...
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
A Theory of Narrative Drawing
Simon Grennan
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers an original new conception of visual story telling, proposing that drawing, depictive drawing and narrative drawing are produced in an encompassing dialogic system of embodied social behavior. It refigures the existing description...
Abjection and Representation
Abjection and Representation
R. Arya
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Abjection and Representation is a theoretical investigation of the concept of abjection as expounded by Julia Kristeva in Powers of Horror (1982) and its application in various fields including the visual arts, film and literature. It examines the co...
Adaptation in Visual Culture
Adaptation in Visual Culture
Julie Grossman;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book gathers together essays written by leading scholars of adaptation studies to explore the full range of practices and issues currently of concern in the field. The chapters demonstrate how content and messaging are shared across an increasin...
An Introduction to Animals and Visual Culture
An Introduction to Animals and Visual Culture
R. Malamud
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:A fascinating exploration of the way in which animals are 'framed' - contextualized, decontextualized - in contemporary visual culture. Written in a highly engaging style, this book challenges the field, dealing with some highly controversial aspects...
Animals in the Classical World
Animals in the Classical World
A. Harden
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This sourcebook presents nearly 200 specially-translated Greek and Roman texts from Homer to Plutarch, revealing the place of the animal in the moral consciousness of the Classical era. Philosophical, historical, dramatic and poetic texts explore how...
Animism in Art and Performance
Animism in Art and Performance
Christopher Br...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book explores Māori indigenous and non-indigenous scholarship corresponding with the term ‘animism’. In addressing visual, media and performance art, it explores the dualisms of people and things, as well as 'who' or 'what' is credited with 'ani...
Art and Life in Aestheticism
Art and Life in Aestheticism
Kelly Comfort
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Art for art's sake addresses the relationship between art and life. Although it has long been argued that aestheticism aims to de-humanize art, this volume seeks to consider the counterclaim that such de-humanization can also lead to re-humanization ...
Art and Politics under Modern Dictatorships
Art and Politics under Modern Dictatorships
Caterina Preda
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book analyzes the relationship between art and politics in two contrasting modern dictatorships. Through a detailed look at the Chilean and Romanian dictatorships, it compares the different ways in which political regimes convey their view of th...