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Theses on Cinema as Philosophy

Paisley Livingston

in Cinema, Philosophy, Bergman: On Film as Philosophy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199570171
eISBN:
9780191721540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570171.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, General

This chapter criticizes what the chapter calls the ‘bold thesis’, which is the conjunction of the idea that films can make an original contribution to philosophy, and the idea that this contribution ... More


Further Inquiries into Shifting Practices

Giovan Francesco Lanzara

in Shifting Practices: Reflections on Technology, Practice, and Innovation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262034456
eISBN:
9780262332309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034456.003.0012
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

Part IV collects further inquiries in the phenomenology of innovation, picking up and discussing relevant issues raised by the two extended field studies. A major argument is that practices are ... More


Mediated Bodies: From Photography to Cine-Dance

Douglas Rosenberg

in Screendance: Inscribing the Ephemeral Image

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199772612
eISBN:
9780199949670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199772612.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter offers a trajectory of media specificity in relation to dance on screen by tracing the evolution of dancing bodies on screen, and the material by which they are inscribed. This chapter ... More


Expanded Cinema Revis(it)ed

Jonathan Walley

in Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190938635
eISBN:
9780190938673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938635.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 2 addresses a third wave of expanded cinema, running from the mid-1990s to the present. Though in dialogue with art world developments, particularly the prevalence of moving images in that ... More


Prelim: Conceptualism 2.0

Garrett Stewart

in Transmedium: Conceptualism 2.0 and the New Object Art

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226500874
eISBN:
9780226501062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226501062.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Concerned with the liminality of material platforms in transmedial works (distinguished as category from mixed media, multimedia, intermedia, and remediated structures), the cross-questioned ... More


Theorizing Adaptation in the Twentieth Century

Kamilla Elliott

in Theorizing Adaptation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197511176
eISBN:
9780197511213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197511176.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 3 discusses how, just as new copyright laws were legitimizing intermedial adaptations, modernist theories drastically diminished the theoretical fortunes of adaptation with their rejection of ... More


: From Medium to Site

Andrew V. Uroskie

in Between the Black Box and the White Cube: Expanded Cinema and Postwar Art

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226842981
eISBN:
9780226109022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109022.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Since the mid-‘90s, contemporary art practice and criticism has been engaged in a widespread reformulation of the concept of “site-specificity.” At the same time, the vast proliferation of artists’ ... More


Conclusion On Weaving, on Writing

T’ai Smith

in Bauhaus Weaving Theory: From Feminine Craft to Mode of Design

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816687237
eISBN:
9781452949031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816687237.003.0005
Subject:
Art, Design

After Anni Albers immigrated to America with her husband, Josef, in 1933, her writing practice quickly expanded. Through texts published in magazines or catalogues and ultimately in two books—On ... More


Conclusion: Reframing Expanded Cinema

Jonathan Walley

in Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190938635
eISBN:
9780190938673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938635.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The conclusion argues that while expanded cinema might seem radically opposed to conventional, popular, and mainstream cinema, it nonetheless attempts to articulate and specify the aesthetic ... More


The Two Expanded Cinemas

Jonathan Walley

in Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190938635
eISBN:
9780190938673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938635.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter, one of two that make up Part I of the book, provides a revised history of expanded cinema from the mid-1960s to the late 1970s. It divides this period into two phases or waves of ... More


Between the Black Box and the White Cube: Expanded Cinema and Postwar Art

Andrew V. Uroskie

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226842981
eISBN:
9780226109022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109022.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Treats the contemporary explosion of artist film & video practice obliquely, using the 1960s Expanded Cinema as a historical and conceptual optic through which to reconsider entrenched paradigms of ... More


Bauhaus Weaving Theory: From Feminine Craft to Mode of Design

Tai Smith

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816687237
eISBN:
9781452949031
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816687237.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Design

The Bauhaus school in Germany has been understood through the writings of its founding director Walter Gropius and several artists who taught there: Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, and László ... More


Making Radio Drama: Creating Sound Fictions

Shawn VanCour

in Making Radio: Early Radio Production and the Rise of Modern Sound Culture

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190497118
eISBN:
9780190497149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190497118.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter analyzes methods of sonic storytelling and radio acting used in early broadcast drama. While accounting for a small percentage of period programming, dramatic productions formed a rich ... More


Bootlegging Experimental Film

Erika Balsom

in After Uniqueness: A History of Film and Video Art in Circulation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231176934
eISBN:
9780231543125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231176934.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores the ambivalence of the copy by examining the impact of low-quality, unauthorized digital bootlegs on the domain of experimental film, an area of practice that has historically ... More


Worlds on Screen: The Ontology of Television Series and/as the Ontology of Film

Martin Shuster

in New Television: The Aesthetics and Politics of a Genre

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226503813
eISBN:
9780226504001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226504001.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter presents an account of the ontology of new television, an account of how to understand what the items on the screen fundamentally are. This is accomplished by linking new television ... More


Theorizing Adaptation in the Sixteenth to Nineteenth Centuries

Kamilla Elliott

in Theorizing Adaptation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197511176
eISBN:
9780197511213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197511176.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 2 documents that, in contrast to more recent theories that have rendered adaptation a bad theoretical object, prior to the late eighteenth century, adaptation was theorized as a good ... More


Comics Are in Right Now

Drew Morton

in Panel to the Screen: Style, American Film, and Comic Books during the Blockbuster Era

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781496809780
eISBN:
9781496809827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496809780.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book examines the intricacies of the American film's stylistic remediation of comics. Stylistic remediation refers to the stylistic practice by films (both adaptations of comics and original ... More


Cinema as Object I

Jonathan Walley

in Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190938635
eISBN:
9780190938673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938635.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 4 looks at works of expanded cinema that emphasize what could be called a “sculptural” property—the physicality and tactility of a moving image medium (e.g. film, projectors, screens). These ... More


Comparative Textual Media: Transforming the Humanities in the Postprint Era

N. Katherine Hayles and Jessica Pressman (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680030
eISBN:
9781452948546
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680030.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book argues that the humanities may be re-invigorated by adopting a comparative media framework as a basis for curricula re-design, faculty scholarship, and student-oriented learning. With ... More


A Virtual Presence in Space

D. N. Rodowick

in What Philosophy Wants from Images

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226513058
eISBN:
9780226513225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226513225.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines recent work by Victor Burgin as a questioning or interrogation of the concept of medium in artworks that hold perception in an interstitial space between stillness and movement, ... More


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