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‘Deep Shocks of Recognition’ and ‘Gutted’ Romanticism: Geoffrey Hill and Roy Fisher

Michael O'Neill

in The All-Sustaining Air: Romantic Legacies and Renewals in British, American, and Irish Poetry since 1900

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199299287
eISBN:
9780191715099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299287.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter explores the work of two very different poets to demonstrate the variety and tenacity of Romantic legacies and renewals in contemporary British poetry. The first section explores Hill's ... More


Lyricism and its Others

Sonya Stephens

in Baudelaire's Prose Poems: The Practice and Politics of Irony

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198158776
eISBN:
9780191673351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158776.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, Poetry

This chapter builds on the forms of doubleness uncovered to show how the poetic texts are representative of a continuity between thematic and formal planes. Lyricism is shown to be irreconcilably ... More


Introduction: ‘The Most Popular Author in the World’?

Juliet John

in Dickens and Mass Culture

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199257928
eISBN:
9780191594854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257928.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The Introduction argues that Dickens's consciousness of the emerging mass culture of his day was fundamental to his popular art and to his unique place in literary and cultural history. It ... More


Coda: Thom Gunn, Inside and Outside

Robert Pinsky

in At the Barriers: On the Poetry of Thom Gunn

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226890432
eISBN:
9780226890371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226890371.003.0017
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Robert Pinsky's deft and illuminating portrait of Gunn “inside and outside,” “at the barriers,” captures the essential “all-of-the-above” paradox of Gunn's shrewd genius. Inside and outside, prudent ... More


Eisler in Hollywood: Hangmen Also Die!

Sally Bick

in Unsettled Scores: Politics, Hollywood, and the Film Music of Aaron Copland and Hanns Eisler

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042812
eISBN:
9780252051678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042812.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter 5 offers a close political reading of Eisler’s first Hollywood score, for Fritz Lang’s propaganda film Hangmen Also Die!, excerpts of which were discussed in Composing for the Films. The ... More


The Double Style

Sebastian Zeidler

in Form as Revolt: Carl Einstein and the Ground of Modern Art

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501702082
eISBN:
9781501701900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702082.003.0006
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter focuses on Documents, a magazine cofounded by Carl Einstein with Georges Bataille and Michel Leiris. It examines how, as his purview broadened under Documents' all-inclusive masthead, ... More


The Dialectics of Spectatorship

Catherine Elwes

in Installation and the Moving Image

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174503
eISBN:
9780231850803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174503.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores the dialectics of spectatorship as it pertains to moving-image installation. It first considers Antonio Damasio's concept of a “protoself” rooted in the theater of the senses ... More


King and Warrior: El Rey Don Pedro en Madrid o El Infanzón de Illescas

Alban K. Forcione

in Majesty and Humanity: Kings and Their Doubles in the Political Drama of the Spanish Golden Age

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134407
eISBN:
9780300153309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134407.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on El Rey Don Pedro en Madrid o El Infanzon de Illescas and its seemingly contradictory determination to break apart the fundamental reconciliation of two persons in the monarch ... More


Be Here (and There) Now: The Spatial Dynamics of Spectatorship

Kate Mondloch

in Screens: Viewing Media Installation Art

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665211
eISBN:
9781452946504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665211.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

This chapter studies the conceptual and physical spaces specific to viewing film and video screens configured as sculptural installations. It recovers the critical subtlety of screen-based artworks ... More


Shelley and Southey Reconsidered

Michael O'Neill

in Shelleyan Reimaginings and Influence: New Relations

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198833697
eISBN:
9780191874147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833697.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

‘Shelley and Southey Reconsidered’ provides a fresh approach to viewing Shelley’s relationship with Southey. It points out that in spite of the mythology created by Thomas Jefferson Hogg, in which ... More


Setting the Stage*

Shannon Craigo-Snell

in The Empty Church: Theater, Theology, and Bodily Hope

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199827923
eISBN:
9780199373680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827923.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 1 introduces the field of performance studies and argues that Christian communities interpret Scripture in the performance of worship and Christian life. Performance is characterized as ... More


Structural Doubleness and Repetition

Kent Cartwright

in Shakespeare and the Comedy of Enchantment

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780198868897
eISBN:
9780191905346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868897.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Chapter 2, treating comic doubleness as a structural matter, explores the way scenes, actions, and plot lines reflect each other, as if to create an uncanny closed circuit or dream-world. Those ... More


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