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Night Passages - a book by Bronfen, Elisabeth

Night Passages

Philosophy, Literature, and Film

Night Passages( )
Author: Bronfen, Elisabeth
Translator: Brenner, David
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $36.00
Book Description:

In the beginning was the night. All light, shapes, language, and subjective consciousness, as well as the world and art depicting them, emerged from this formless chaos. In fantasy, we seek to return to this original darkness. Particularly in literature, visual representations, and film, the night resiliently resurfaces from the margins of the knowable, acting as a stage and state of mind in which exceptional perceptions, discoveries, and decisions play out.

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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Subjects & Themes / General
Performing Arts / Film & Video / General
Art / Subjects & Themes / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.084 x 8.853 x 0.872 Inches
Book Weight:1.368 Pounds

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