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Epilogue: ‘Continuell chaunge’

Chris Stamatakis

in Sir Thomas Wyatt and the Rhetoric of Rewriting: 'Turning the Word'

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644407
eISBN:
9780191738821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644407.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Poetry

This concluding chapter analyses the idea of the literary ‘device’ as it is handled by Wyatt and his immediate literary successors—the poets emerging from the Inns of Court literary sphere and, after ... More


Dialogue and Incompletion

Gavin Alexander

in Writing after Sidney: The Literary Response to Sir Philip Sidney 1586-1640

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285471
eISBN:
9780191713941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285471.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter studies Sidney's writings in detail and develops two models for thinking about how their own internal dynamics condition the relationship between Sidney and his followers and imitators: ... More


The Last Word: Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke

Gavin Alexander

in Writing after Sidney: The Literary Response to Sir Philip Sidney 1586-1640

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285471
eISBN:
9780191713941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285471.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter examines the literary career of Sidney's sister, Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke. She was responsible for seeing the 1593 composite Arcadia into print and completed Sidney's metrical ... More


Versions of Arcadia

Gavin Alexander

in Writing after Sidney: The Literary Response to Sir Philip Sidney 1586-1640

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285471
eISBN:
9780191713941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285471.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter examines Sidney's impact on prose fiction, focusing on works that self-consciously write themselves into Sidney's fictional world. The writings of John Dickenson occupy an Arcadian dream ... More


The Constant Art

Gavin Alexander

in Writing after Sidney: The Literary Response to Sir Philip Sidney 1586-1640

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285471
eISBN:
9780191713941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285471.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Sidney's niece Mary Wroth published a long prose romance, the Urania, in 1621, along with a lyric sequence, Pamphilia to Amphilanthus; a second part of the Urania exists in manuscript. Both works ... More


Cicero: Collective Revision and a Literary Republic

Sean Alexander Gurd

in Work in Progress: Literary Revision as Social Performance in Ancient Rome

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199837519
eISBN:
9780199919505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199837519.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Cicero conceived literature as a social undertaking in which texts not only expressed the preferences of communities engaged in their revision, but by being the topic of discussion could also be used ... More


Done and Undone: Meshes of the Afternoon and Witch’s Cradle

Sarah Keller

in Maya Deren: Incomplete Control

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162210
eISBN:
9780231538473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162210.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter studies Maya Deren's first and most canonical film, Meshes of the Afternoon (1943), which is considered one of the most recognizable touchstones of American experimental film, as well as ... More


Full Circle

Sarah Keller

in Maya Deren: Incomplete Control

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162210
eISBN:
9780231538473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162210.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter looks at the last decade and a half of Maya Deren's life and career, examining the films Meditation on Violence (1949) and The Very Eye of Night (1958). Meditation on Violence mobilizes ... More


Introduction: Unfinished Business

Sarah Keller

in Maya Deren: Incomplete Control

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162210
eISBN:
9780231538473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162210.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This introductory chapter provides a background of Maya Deren's cinema. In her writings and films, Deren prompts reflection on interaction between and among sets of binaries: life/death, ... More


The End of the Road in Schubert’s Winterreise: The Contradiction of Coherence and Fragmentation

Deborah Stein

in Rethinking Schubert

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190200107
eISBN:
9780190200138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190200107.003.0018
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Schubert’s Winterreise has undergone tremendous scrutiny for many years, and yet two issues remain unresolved: first, where is the climax of the cycle; and second, what is the fate of the wanderer? ... More


Et Cetera/Etcetera/&c; or, the Aposiopetic Page

Laurie Maguire

in The Rhetoric of the Page

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198862109
eISBN:
9780191894800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862109.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

Chapter 2 looks at the etcetera, a mark which today functions solely as an abbreviation, indicating the continuation of properties in a list. But in the early modern period that was only one of its ... More


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