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The Resource Writing and filming the painting : ekphrasis in liturature and film, Laura M. Sager Eidt

Writing and filming the painting : ekphrasis in liturature and film, Laura M. Sager Eidt

Label
Writing and filming the painting : ekphrasis in liturature and film
Title
Writing and filming the painting
Title remainder
ekphrasis in liturature and film
Statement of responsibility
Laura M. Sager Eidt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This innovative interdisciplinary study compares the uses of painting in literary texts and films. In developing a framework of four types of ekphrasis, the author argues for the expansion of the concept of ekphrasis by demonstrating its applicability as interpretive tool to films about the visual arts and artists. Analyzing selected works of art by Goya, Rembrandt, and Vermeer and their ekphrastic treatment in various texts and films, this book examines how the medium of ekphrasis affects the representation of the visual arts in order to show what the differences imply about issues such as ge
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eidt, Laura M. Sager
Dewey number
809/.93357
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN56.E45
LC item number
E43 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Series statement
Internationale Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft
Series volume
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goya, Francisco
  • Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • Ekphrasis
  • Art in literature
  • Art in motion pictures
  • Painting and motion pictures
  • Goya, Francisco
  • Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
  • Vermeer, Johannes
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Art in literature
  • Art in motion pictures
  • Ekphrasis
  • Painting and motion pictures
  • Malerei
  • Literatur
  • Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
  • Literatur
  • Film
  • Ästhetik
  • Malerei
  • Motiv (Film)
  • Motiv (Literatur)
  • Film
Label
Writing and filming the painting : ekphrasis in liturature and film, Laura M. Sager Eidt
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-234) and Filmography (p. 235)
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
Toward a definition of ekphrasis in literature and film -- Methodology -- Goya's Sleep of reason in poetry, drama and film : dramatizing the artist's battle with his creatures -- Goya's Sleep of reason in Lion Feuchtwanger's novel and Konrad Wolf's film adaptation : private or social demons? -- From screenplay to film : Rembrandt's self-portraits and social identity construction through ekphrasis -- Vermeer's women in film and fiction : ekphrasis and gendered structures of vision -- Conclusion : the cerebral and the affective function of ekphrasis
Control code
302001509
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401206273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302001509
Label
Writing and filming the painting : ekphrasis in liturature and film, Laura M. Sager Eidt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-234) and Filmography (p. 235)
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
Toward a definition of ekphrasis in literature and film -- Methodology -- Goya's Sleep of reason in poetry, drama and film : dramatizing the artist's battle with his creatures -- Goya's Sleep of reason in Lion Feuchtwanger's novel and Konrad Wolf's film adaptation : private or social demons? -- From screenplay to film : Rembrandt's self-portraits and social identity construction through ekphrasis -- Vermeer's women in film and fiction : ekphrasis and gendered structures of vision -- Conclusion : the cerebral and the affective function of ekphrasis
Control code
302001509
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (243 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401206273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302001509

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