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❴PDF / Epub❵ ★ Museum of Words The Poetics of Ekphrasis from Homer to Ashbery Author James A.W. Heffernan – Babyandbeyondshow.co.uk Ekphrasis is the art of describing works of art the verbal representation of visual representation Profoundly ambivalent ekphrastic poetry celebrates the power of the silent image even as it tries to Ekphrasis is the art of describing works of art the verbal representation of visual representation Profoundly ambivalent ekphrastic poetry celebrates the power of the silent image even as it tries to circumscribe that power with the authority of the word Over the ages its practit.

Ioners have created a museum of words about real and imaginary paintings and sculpturesIn the first book ever to explore this museum James Heffernan argues that ekphrasis stages a battle for mastery between the image and the word Moving from the epics of Homer Virgil and Dante to.

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