A Humument Final Edition

This edition includes a revised Introduction by the artist, reflecting on the last 50 years' work on this project, and 92 new illustrated pages.

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A Humument (Final Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Tom Phillips
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06 - Publisher:

In 1966 the artist Tom Phillips discovered A Human Document (1892), an obscure Victorian romance by W.H. Mallock, and set himself the task of altering every page, by painting, collage or cut-up techniques, to create an entirely new version. Some of Mallock's original text remains in tact and through the
Salman Rushdie and Visual Culture
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Ana Cristina Mendes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-22 - Publisher: Routledge

In Salman Rushdie’s novels, images are invested with the power to manipulate the plotline, to stipulate actions from the characters, to have sway over them, seduce them, or even lead them astray. Salman Rushdie and Visual Culture sheds light on this largely unremarked – even if central – dimension of
The Dual Muse
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Lorin Cuoco
Categories: Art and literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

For centuries an artist adept in one medium has found solace, encouragement, and inspiration in another, even to the point of merging them. Michelangelo put down his chisel to pick up his pen; Blake pictorialized his poetry; Max Ernst collaged narratives; Gertrude Stein adopted a cubist style. This bicameral interplay
A Companion to the English Novel
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Stephen Arata, Madigan Haley, J. Paul Hunter, Jennifer Wicke
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-29 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This collection of authoritative essays represents the latest scholarship on topics relating to the themes, movements, and forms of English fiction, while chronicling its development in Britain from the early 18th century to the present day. Comprises cutting-edge research currently being undertaken in the field, incorporating the most salient critical
Literature and Visual Technologies
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: J. Murphet, L. Rainford
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-11-05 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first major collection of essays specifically to address the impact of visual technologies on the production of literature in the twentieth-century. Literature and Visual Technologies investigates the manifold effects which a visual century has wrought upon literary conventions. From the influence of Mutoscope parlours on Joyce's fiction,