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Force of the Political

Carl A. Raschke

in Force of God: Political Theology and the Crisis of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231173841
eISBN:
9780231539623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231173841.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

The cipher to any authentic theory for both constituting and administering the state lies in the realization that representation of political interests—that is, the proper mimetic performance that ... More


The Cannibal Poets

Shadi Bartsch

in Persius: A Study in Food, Philosophy, and the Figural

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226241845
eISBN:
9780226241982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226241982.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Persius plays off the Ars Poetica of Horace, his predecessor in satire, by changing Horace’s condemnation of the badly integrated poetic corpus into a literal description of bad poetry as mutilated ... More


A poetics of organic expression: Louis Sullivan’s transcendentalist legacy in word and image

Lauren S. Weingarden

in Mixed Messages: American Correspondences in Visual and Verbal Practices

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784991500
eISBN:
9781526115003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784991500.003.0002
Subject:
Art, Art History

For most of the twentieth century, modernist viewers dismissed Louis H. Sullivan’s architectural ornament and his lyrical, theoretical writings as emotional outbursts of an outmoded romanticism, in ... More


Introduction: The Arc of the Victorian Illustrated Book

Catherine J. Golden

in Serials to Graphic Novels: The Evolution of the Victorian Illustrated Book

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062297
eISBN:
9780813053189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062297.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This introduction presents Golden’s methodological approach to connect illustrative styles across decades, genres, and national borders to offer a new framework for viewing the arc of a vibrant ... More


The Art of Fusion

Haj Ross

in The Nature of the Word: Studies in Honor of Paul Kiparsky

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780262083799
eISBN:
9780262274890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262083799.003.0029
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography

This chapter explores how a poet can, in the mind of the reader, fuse two things that would normally appear to be distinct, and, more precisely, discusses how the paradoxical perception of seeing two ... More


Art's Undoing: In the Wake of a Radical Aestheticism

Forest Pyle

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823251117
eISBN:
9780823252978
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251117.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Radical aestheticism describes a recurring event in some of the most powerful and resonating texts of nineteenth-century British literature, offering us the best way to reckon with what takes place ... More


Spleen in Shakespeare’s comedies

Nigel Wood

in The Renaissance of emotion: Understanding affect in Shakespeare and his contemporaries

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090783
eISBN:
9781781708866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090783.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Although associated with the satyr, spleen was capable of more positive associations, and provided a reference-point in several Shakespearean comedies that is not wholly negative. Far from being ... More


Animals and the Letter of the Law

Edgar Allan Poe

in Animalia Americana: Animal Representations and Biopolitical Subjectivity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161237
eISBN:
9780231531948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161237.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter explores the relationship between human and animal subjectivity and how American literature engages with and critiques biopower. To this end, the chapter offers a reading of Edgar Allan ... More


“Spirits Rejoice!”: Beyond “Religion”1

Jason C. Bivins

in Spirits Rejoice!: Jazz and American Religion

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780190230913
eISBN:
9780190230944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190230913.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, American

The conclusion assesses the overall implications of jazz for studies of American religion. It does so in three interlocking ways. First, it examines jazz’s resistance to the field of racial ... More


Verbal Expressions of Geographical Information

Øyvind Eide

in New Worlds from Old Texts: Revisiting Ancient Space and Place

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199664139
eISBN:
9780191809743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664139.003.0013
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter explores differences between maps and verbal texts which have consequences not only for how things are said, but also for what can be said in each of the two media. It expands on the ... More


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