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Representational strategies in Les misérables and selected drawings by Victor Hugo : an intermedial comparison

Author: James M Phillips
Publisher: New York : P. Lang, ©1999.
Series: Currents in comparative Romance languages and literatures, vol. 86.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo; Victor Hugo
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James M Phillips
ISBN: 0820444413 9780820444413
OCLC Number: 40460094
Description: xvii, 155 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword: A New Calligraphy / Jean-Jacques Thomas --
1. Introduction. An Intermedial Comparison: The Thematic Approach. An Intermedial Comparison Based on Chronological Proximity. Point of Departure --
2. A Sentence Without Words. Mimetic Representation. Painting Reality Textually --
3. Visual Perception of Physical Reality in Les Miserables. Static Description. Pictorial Description. Pseudo-Ekphrastic Description. Ekphrasis --
4. Defining Hugo's Artistic Style. Categories by Hugolians. Figurative Representation. Non-Figurative Representation. Combinations of Figurative and Non-Figurative Representation --
5. The Intermedial Comparison. Precision and Nebulosity. Specificity and Generality. Situational Space and Textual Blackout.
Series Title: Currents in comparative Romance languages and literatures, vol. 86.
Responsibility: James M. Phillips ; foreword by Jean-Jacques Thomas.
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