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The Resource The Power of the In-Between, (electronic book)

The Power of the In-Between, (electronic book)

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The Power of the In-Between
Title
The Power of the In-Between
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"The Power of the In-Between: Intermediality as a Tool for Aesthetic Analysis and Critical Reflection gathers fourteen individual case studies where intermedial issues?issues concerning that which takes place in between media?are explored in relation to a range of different cultural objects and contexts, different methodological approaches, and different disciplinary perspectives. The cases investigate the intermediality of such manifold objects and phenomena as contemporary installation art, twentieth-century geography books, renaissance sculpture, media theory, and public architecture of the 1970s. They also bring together scholars from the disciplines of art history, comparative literature, theatre studies, musicology, and the history of ideas.Starting out from an inclusive understanding of intermediality as ?relations between media conventionally perceived as different,? each author specifies and investigates ?intermediality? in their own particular case; that is, each examines how it is inflected by particular objects, methods, and research questions. ?Intermediality? thus serves both as a concept employed to cover an inclusive range of cultural objects, cultural contexts, methodological approaches, and so on, and as a concept to be modelled out by the particular cases it is brought to bear on. Rather than merely applying a predefined concept, the objectives are experimental. The authors explore the concept of intermediality as a malleable tool of research.This volume further makes a point of transgressing the divide between media history and semiotically and/or aesthetically oriented intermedial studies. The former concerns the specificity of media technologies and media interrelations in socially, politically, and epistemologically defined space and time, and the latter targets formal considerations of media objects and its various meaning-making elements. These two conventionally separated fields of research are integrated in order to produce a richer understanding of the analytical and historical, as well as the aesthetic and technological, conditions and possibilities of intermedial phenomena."
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  • The arts
  • The arts: general issues
  • Interdisciplinary studies
  • Humanities
  • Media studies
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The Power of the In-Between, (electronic book)
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1001615
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442
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online
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9789176350676
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10.16993/baq
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Label
The Power of the In-Between, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Control code
1001615
Dimensions
other
Extent
442
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789176350676
Level of compression
unknown
Other control number
10.16993/baq
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
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unknown sound
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