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The Resource Visible writings : cultures, forms, readings, edited by Marija Dalbello and Mary Shaw

Visible writings : cultures, forms, readings, edited by Marija Dalbello and Mary Shaw

Label
Visible writings : cultures, forms, readings
Title
Visible writings
Title remainder
cultures, forms, readings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marija Dalbello and Mary Shaw
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring the concept and history of visual and graphic epistemologies, this engrossing collection of essays by artists, curators, and scholars provides keen insights into the many forms of connection between visibility and legibility. With more than 130 color and black-and-white photographs, Visible Writings sheds new light on the visual dimensions of writing as well as writing's interaction with images in ways that affect our experiences of reading and seeing
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dalbello, Marija
  • Shaw, Mary Lewis
  • Brotherston, Gordon
  • Cate, Phillip Dennis
  • Cornilliat, Francois
  • Fraenkel, Beatrice
  • Hahn, Cynthia
  • Jubert, Roxane
  • Li, Jinjia
  • Mouchard, Claude
  • Neefs, Jacques
  • Pappas, Alexandra
  • Piroux, Lorraine
  • Samoyault, Tiphaine
  • Serrano, Richard
  • Spector, Buzz
  • Stallybrass, Peter
  • Symmes, Marilyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Visual communication
  • Signs and symbols
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • ART
  • Signs and symbols
  • Visual communication
Label
Visible writings : cultures, forms, readings, edited by Marija Dalbello and Mary Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Mary Shaw; Introduction: Marija Dalbello; Buzz Spector, Encyclopaedia; Contours of Meaning in the Scripts of Ancient Mesoamerica: Western Epistemology and the Phonetic Issue; Arts in Letters: The Aesthetics of Ancient Greek Writing; Letter and Spirit: The Power of the Letter, the Enlivenment of the Word in Medieval Art; Visible and Invisible Letters: Text versus Image in Renaissance England and Europe; Illegibility and Grammaphobia in Paul Et Virginie; Written on the Page; Buzz Spector; Kafka; Face to Face; As If; Sur-face Text-ure
  • Un coup de dés and La Prose du Transsibérien: A Study in ContrariesMathematics for "Just Plain Folks": Allegories of Quantitative and Qualitative Information in the Habsburg Sphere; Beneath the Words: Visual Messages in French Fin-de-Siècle Posters; How Do You Pronounce a Pictogram?: On "Visible Writing" in Comics; Inviting Words into the Image: Multiple Meanings in Modern and Contemporary Art; Color Writings: On Three Polychrome Texts; Buzz Spector; Joyc-aean; A Rose Is ... ; Kafka-esque; Actual Words of Art; The Figurative and the Gestural: Chinese Writing According toMarcel Granet
  • Michaux: To Be Read? To Be Seen?Reading the Alhambra; Catastrophe Writings: In the Wake of September 11; ... visible, legible, illegible: around a limit ... ; Sttmnt; Buzz Spector; Colloquium #1 (Picture Puzzles); Colloquium #2; Colloquium #3; Colloquium #4; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778339949
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283864503
Lccn
2010004651
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxjst
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339949
Label
Visible writings : cultures, forms, readings, edited by Marija Dalbello and Mary Shaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Mary Shaw; Introduction: Marija Dalbello; Buzz Spector, Encyclopaedia; Contours of Meaning in the Scripts of Ancient Mesoamerica: Western Epistemology and the Phonetic Issue; Arts in Letters: The Aesthetics of Ancient Greek Writing; Letter and Spirit: The Power of the Letter, the Enlivenment of the Word in Medieval Art; Visible and Invisible Letters: Text versus Image in Renaissance England and Europe; Illegibility and Grammaphobia in Paul Et Virginie; Written on the Page; Buzz Spector; Kafka; Face to Face; As If; Sur-face Text-ure
  • Un coup de dés and La Prose du Transsibérien: A Study in ContrariesMathematics for "Just Plain Folks": Allegories of Quantitative and Qualitative Information in the Habsburg Sphere; Beneath the Words: Visual Messages in French Fin-de-Siècle Posters; How Do You Pronounce a Pictogram?: On "Visible Writing" in Comics; Inviting Words into the Image: Multiple Meanings in Modern and Contemporary Art; Color Writings: On Three Polychrome Texts; Buzz Spector; Joyc-aean; A Rose Is ... ; Kafka-esque; Actual Words of Art; The Figurative and the Gestural: Chinese Writing According toMarcel Granet
  • Michaux: To Be Read? To Be Seen?Reading the Alhambra; Catastrophe Writings: In the Wake of September 11; ... visible, legible, illegible: around a limit ... ; Sttmnt; Buzz Spector; Colloquium #1 (Picture Puzzles); Colloquium #2; Colloquium #3; Colloquium #4; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778339949
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283864503
Lccn
2010004651
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jxjst
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339949

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