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The Resource The emblematics of the self : ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance, Elizabeth B. Bearden

The emblematics of the self : ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance, Elizabeth B. Bearden

Label
The emblematics of the self : ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance
Title
The emblematics of the self
Title remainder
ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth B. Bearden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Emblematics of the Self breaks new ground in understanding hegemonic and cosmopolitan European conceptions of the "other," as well as new possibilities for early modern identities, in an increasingly global Renaissance
Cataloging source
CELBN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bearden, Elizabeth B.
Dewey number
809.031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN56.I42
  • PN721
LC item number
  • .B42 2012eb
  • .B42 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
  • Ekphrasis
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Ekphrasis
  • European literature
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
Label
The emblematics of the self : ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance, Elizabeth B. Bearden
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One The Romance Globe: Why the Renaissance Repainted Greek Romance -- Chapter Two Converso Convertida: Cross-dressed Narration and Ekphrastic Interpretation in Leucippe and Clitophon and Clareo y Florisea -- Chapter Three Amazon Eyes and Shifting Emblems in Sidney's Greek Arcadia -- Chapter Four Painting Counterfeit Canvases: Heliodoran Pictographs, American Lienzos, and European Imaginings of the Barbarian in Cervantes' Persiles -- Chapter Five Pictura Locorum: Heliodoran Hieroglyphs and Anglo-African Identity in Barclay's Argenis -- Chapter Six "We are all picturd in that Piece": Lovers, Persians, Tartars, and the "Tottering" Romance Globe in Lady Mary Wroth's Urania -- Conclusions
Control code
794619907
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442643468
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, digital file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5bfwg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794619907
Label
The emblematics of the self : ekphrasis and identity in Renaissance imitations of Greek romance, Elizabeth B. Bearden
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One The Romance Globe: Why the Renaissance Repainted Greek Romance -- Chapter Two Converso Convertida: Cross-dressed Narration and Ekphrastic Interpretation in Leucippe and Clitophon and Clareo y Florisea -- Chapter Three Amazon Eyes and Shifting Emblems in Sidney's Greek Arcadia -- Chapter Four Painting Counterfeit Canvases: Heliodoran Pictographs, American Lienzos, and European Imaginings of the Barbarian in Cervantes' Persiles -- Chapter Five Pictura Locorum: Heliodoran Hieroglyphs and Anglo-African Identity in Barclay's Argenis -- Chapter Six "We are all picturd in that Piece": Lovers, Persians, Tartars, and the "Tottering" Romance Globe in Lady Mary Wroth's Urania -- Conclusions
Control code
794619907
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 258 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442643468
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, digital file
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5bfwg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794619907

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