Ekphrastic medieval visions : a new discussion in interarts theory /

"Ekphrastic Medieval Visions explores the transformative power of ekphrasis in high and late medieval dream visions and mystical visions, ending with considerations of contemporary poetry to illustrate how medieval ekphrasis can illuminate current studies in poetics. Barbetti demonstrates that...

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Main Author: Barbetti, Claire.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
Series: New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
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300 |a 208 p. ;  |c 22 cm. 
490 1 |a The new Middle Ages 
505 0 |a The ekphrastic medieval dream vision -- Poethics and the ekphrastic body in Pearl -- Ekphrasis and the polytempotal in Piers Plowman -- The ekphrastic mystical vision text and the rhetoric of Memoria -- Secret designs/public shapes: the space of memory in the ekphrasis of Hildegard's Scivias -- Inhuman ekphrasis: the 40 (plus)-year ekphrasis of Julian of Norwich. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
520 |a "Ekphrastic Medieval Visions explores the transformative power of ekphrasis in high and late medieval dream visions and mystical visions, ending with considerations of contemporary poetry to illustrate how medieval ekphrasis can illuminate current studies in poetics. Barbetti demonstrates that medieval ekphrases reveal ekphrasis as a process rather than a genre and shows how it works with cultural memory to transform, shift, and revise composition"--Provided by publisher. 
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650 0 |a Poetry, Medieval  |x History and criticism. 
650 0 |a Poetics  |x History  |y To 1500. 
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