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Narrative Organization

D. S. Levene

in Livy on the Hannibalic War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780198152958
eISBN:
9780191594168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198152958.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Livy's work is written in ten books, each with its own structure. It is also written in an annalistic format; but within each year one finds alternations between domestic and military events, and ... More


Montage (2)

Sam Rohdie

in Film Modernism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781784992637
eISBN:
9781526104151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992637.003.0035
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The juxtapositions of fragments in Histoire(s) are of various kinds accomplished by various means. They involve angles, light, surface, depth, duration (acceleration, slow motion, flickering), ... More


Arrangements

Sam Rohdie

in Film Modernism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781784992637
eISBN:
9781526104151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992637.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Bernardo Bertolucci’s films can be divided roughly into two categories. One operatic: spectacular, melodramatic, colourful, passionate, that takes place in multiple settings often in exteriors and ... More


Difficulty: Juxtaposition, Indeterminacy, and the Linguistics of Simultaneity

Rebecca Sanchez

in Deafening Modernism: Embodied Language and Visual Poetics in American Literature

Published in print:
1979
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479828869
eISBN:
9781479810628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828869.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter tackles the issue of modernist difficulty from the perspective of ASL linguistics and linguistic rights. Focusing on juxtaposition (as demonstrated in collage poetics) and simultaneity ... More


The Combinatorial Method

David Duff

in Romanticism and the Uses of Genre

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199572748
eISBN:
9780191721960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572748.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter analyses the theory and practice of genre-mixing in Romanticism. The idea was not new: critical tolerance of genre-mixing dates back at least as far as Shaftesbury, and the Schlegelian ... More


Conclusion

in Martial: The World of the Epigram

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226252537
eISBN:
9780226252568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226252568.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Martial's epigram books might appeal to our postmodern sensibilities for their non-organic form; the ideal of organicism, as Richard Terdiman puts it, “registered the necessity, first, of ... More


Captioned Irony

Sean Zdenek

in Reading Sounds: Closed-Captioned Media and Popular Culture

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226312644
eISBN:
9780226312811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226312811.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Under the right conditions and with the right readers, closed captions can manipulate time, transporting readers into the future, or, in more general terms, providing them with advance or additional ... More


A Cognitive Account of Aesthetics

Francis Steen

in The Artful Mind: Cognitive Science and the Riddle of Human Creativity

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195306361
eISBN:
9780199851034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306361.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter asks the question: Why is it that only human beings spend time and effort to produce and acquire aesthetic experience? The chapter focuses on the rote of juxtapositions, bisociations, ... More


Travellers to War

Douglas Kerr

in Eastern Figures: Orient and Empire in British Writing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099340
eISBN:
9789882206892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099340.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses a juxtaposition of the literary record of two journeys to observe war in Asia. The first journey was made by Auden and Christopher Isherwood, who travelled to report on the ... More


Bitter Rituals for a Lost Nation: Partch and Bernstein

W. Anthony Sheppard

in Revealing Masks: Exotic Influences and Ritualized Performance in Modernist Music Theater

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520223028
eISBN:
9780520924741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223028.003.0013
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Harry Partch and Leonard Bernstein are divergent in several dimensions, including their marketability. Yet through a juxtaposition of works by these apparent musical antipodes, it is possible to ... More


A Spoiled Priest: Wordsworth's Presence

Cóilín Owens

in James Joyce's Painful Case

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031934
eISBN:
9780813038759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031934.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the presence of Wordsworth in the library of Mr. Duffy, the main character in James Joyce's “A Painful Case”. The other book featured and identified in the character's library ... More


Content Form

Kent L. Brintnall

in Ecce Homo: The Male-Body-in-Pain as Redemptive Figure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226074696
eISBN:
9780226074719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226074719.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter considers the startling—and, the author argues, politically productive—juxtapositions in Robert Mapplethorpe's photographs. The analysis here focuses on how these images train their ... More


• Patterns Formed by Units of Action in the Archidamian Narrative (ii.1–v.24)

Carolyn J. Dewald

in Thucydides' War Narrative: A Structural Study

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520241275
eISBN:
9780520930971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520241275.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Thucydides uses absolute juxtaposition as the first and most obvious kind of pattern. Contiguous units reverberate against each other to form sequences larger than those formed by the individual ... More


Polarized Comments

Naomi Grunhaus

in The Challenge of Received Tradition: Dilemmas of Interpretation in Radak's Biblical Commentaries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199858408
eISBN:
9780199979899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199858408.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

In hundreds of cases, Radak systematically juxtaposes two alternative interpretations dealing with the same biblical wording or textual nuance (often in opposing ways), where one is a peshat ... More


Possession in Hone 1

Anne Storch

in Possession and Ownership

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660223
eISBN:
9780191745096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660223.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Hone is a Jukunoid (Benue-Congo) language spoken in north-eastern Nigeria. This chapter provides a comprehensive analysis of the grammar of possession in Hone, with a special focus on the semantics ... More


DP juxtaposition

Erich R. Round

in Kayardild Morphology and Syntax

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654871
eISBN:
9780191745560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654871.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Chapter 7 examines DP juxtaposition, which is frequently employed in Kayardild as in many other Australian languages. Functions of juxtaposition are introduced and illustrated. Consideration of ... More


A Catalogue of Symbols

Joseph Mazur

in Enlightening Symbols: A Short History of Mathematical Notation and Its Hidden Powers

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691173375
eISBN:
9781400850112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691173375.003.0017
Subject:
Mathematics, History of Mathematics

This chapter focuses on the prospective symbols and labels introduced by William Oughtred, whose Clavis mathematicae, completed in 1631, used for the first time the St. Andrews cross x as a symbol of ... More


Martial and the World of the Epigram

in Martial: The World of the Epigram

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226252537
eISBN:
9780226252568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226252568.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Martial is a Roman poet and a master of the epigram. His books are, in some respects, as constructed as any other books of Latin poetry. Juxtaposition is a significant urban feature of Martial's ... More


Juxtaposition: The Attraction of Opposites

in Martial: The World of the Epigram

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226252537
eISBN:
9780226252568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226252568.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Juxtaposition is the most useful term for describing the environment of Martial's books, and its effect is one of the main constituents of Martial's epigrammatic world. This chapter considers a very ... More


‘Image-Writing’: The Essayistic/Sanwen in Chinese Nonfiction Cinema and Zhao Liang’s Behemoth

Kiki Tianqi Yu

in World Cinema and the Essay Film: Transnational Perspectives on a Global Practice

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474429245
eISBN:
9781474464772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474429245.003.0011
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores ‘image writing’, an independent nonfiction film practice of experimenting with and ‘writing’ through moving images as an artistic expression and cultural intervention in ... More


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