German Idealism, the Gothic Novel, and Optical Media
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Zone Books|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $28.95|
| Book Description: |
Drawing together literature, media, and philosophy, Ghostly Apparitions provides a new model for media archaeology. Stefan Andriopoulos examines the relationships between new media technologies and distinct cultural realms, tracing connections between Kant's philosophy and the magic lantern's phantasmagoria, the Gothic novel and print culture, and spiritualist research and the invention of television.
As Kant was writing about the possibility of spiritual apparitions,...