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The Poetics of Space
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Gaston Bachelard
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-30 - Publisher: Penguin

A beloved multidisciplinary treatise comes to Penguin Classics Since its initial publication in 1958, The Poetics of Space has been a muse to philosophers, architects, writers, psychologists, critics, and readers alike. The rare work of irresistibly inviting philosophy, Bachelard’s seminal work brims with quiet revelations and stirring, mysterious imagery. This
The Poetics of Space and Place in Scottish Literature
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Monika Szuba, Julian Wolfreys
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-01 - Publisher: Springer

This book addresses the poetics of space and place in Scottish literature. Focusing chiefly on twentieth- and twenty-first century texts, with acknowledgement of historical and philosophical contexts, the essays address representation, narrative form, the work of the poetic, perception and experience. Major genres and forms are discussed, and authors as
The Poetics of Stage Space
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Bruce A. Bergner
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-11 - Publisher: McFarland

This book analyzes theatre scene design through the powers and characteristics of physical space. Physical space is central to creative composition in the theatre, but the author extends the reach of the book to individuals concerned with spatial design—architects, interior designers, industrial designers, artists and other performers. A theory is
Charles Simic and the Poetics of Uncertainty
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Donovan McAbee
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Charles Simic and the Poetics of Uncertainty provides the first full account of the poetics of the former US Poet Laureate, who is one of the most popular and critically acclaimed English-language poets writing today. The book argues for uncertainty as the center of Simic’s poetics and addresses the ways
The Poetics of Slumberland
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Scott Bukatman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"In The Poetics of Slumberland, Scott Bukatman celebrates play, plasmatic possibility, and the life of images in cartoons, comics, and cinema. Bukatman begins with Winsor McCay's Little Nemo in Slumberland to explore how and why the emerging media of comics and cartoons brilliantly captured a playful, rebellious energy. Slumberland is