New PDF release: Double Exposures: The Practice of Cultural Analysis

By Mieke Bal

ISBN-10: 0415917034

ISBN-13: 9780415917032

ISBN-10: 0415917042

ISBN-13: 9780415917049

A feminist literary theorist, expert in Rembrandt, and a pupil with a knack for analyzing outdated testomony tales, Mieke Bal weaves a tapestry of symptoms and meanings that improve our senses. Her topic is the act of unveiling, the gesture of disclosing to view. In a museum, for instance, the item is on show, made visually on hand. "That's the way it is," the show publicizes. yet who says so?
Bal's topics are monitors from the yankee Museum of typical historical past, work through such figures as Courbet, Caravaggio, Artemisia Gentileschi, and Rembrandt, in addition to works by way of twentieth-century artists, and such literary texts as Shakespeare's Rape of Lucrece.

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