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Changing Titles/Transforming Texts?

Allen Judith

in Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748636754
eISBN:
9780748651962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748636754.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter takes a look at Woolf's essay/radio broadcast, ‘Craftsmanship’. It starts with an examination of its own title, and then moves on to a close reading of Woolf's most significant work ... More


The continuity of craft masculinities: from letterpress to offset-lithography

Jesse Adams Stein

in Hot Metal: Material Culture and Tangible Labour

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781784994341
eISBN:
9781526121158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784994341.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Design

This chapter considers the effect that an autonomous technical artefact – the printing press – had on the workers in charge of them, the press-machinists. It establishes how the printing press ... More


Wood and Work

Joshua Tucker

in Making Music Indigenous: Popular Music in the Peruvian Andes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226607160
eISBN:
9780226607474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226607474.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

"Wood and Work" focuses on the chinlili, the small guitar-like instrument that is the mainstay of chimaycha performance, and on the most influential instrument maker who constructs them. It describes ... More


Conclusion: Only Inter-connect?Translation, Transaction, Inter-action

Claire Davison

in Translation as Collaboration: Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield and S.S. Koteliansky

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780748682812
eISBN:
9781474400978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682812.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

The conclusion returns to the question of how translating could shape the co-translators’ lives both individually and collectively. For both Woolf and Mansfield, their involvement in the various ... More


“The Problem of Space”: Embodied Language and the Body in Nature in To the Lighthouse

Kim Sigouin

in Virginia Woolf: Writing the World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780990895800
eISBN:
9781781382400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780990895800.003.0023
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This essay argues that Virginia Woolf moves beyond commonplace understandings of language as a system of representation as she examines the interplay between ecstatic, motile forms of “embodied ... More


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