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Published: 01 February 2019

288 Pages | 32 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526125798

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Ekphrastic encounters

New interdisciplinary essays on literature and the visual arts

First Edition

Edited by David Kennedy and Richard Meek

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Challenges the traditional and influential model of ekphrasis as
  • Offers a comprehensive and wide-ranging reassessment of ekphrastic texts from the Renaissance to the present day
  • Explores the continuities and discontinuities between ekphrastic works across historical periods, genres and national boundaries
  • Examines the larger cultural, aesthetic and ethical questions that emerge when different artistic media interact
  • 32 black and white illustrations

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