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Word, Picture, and Spectacle

Edited by Davidson Clifford

Word, Picture, and Spectacle
Paperback, 197 pages £23.50
Published: 1984
ISBN: 9780918720504
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Hardback, 197 pages £62.00
Published: 1984
ISBN: 9780918720511
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Subjects: Art & Art History, Medieval Institute Publications, Medieval Studies
Series: Early Drama, Art, and Music, Early Drama, Art, and Music Monograph

Each of these diverse essays confronts important issues in the study of medieval art, literature, and drama. The topics covered include the symbolism of scatological illustration in Gothic manuscripts (Karl Wentersdorf), connections between word and picture in religious art (Roger Ellis), and the relationship perceived between divine and human creativity (R. W. Hanning), while Clifford Davidson provides an exploration in the phenomenology of space and time in medieval theater.

Preface The Symbolic Significance of Figurae Scatologicae in Gothic Manuscripts by Karl P. Wentersdorf The Word in Religious Art of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by Roger Ellis Space and Time in Medieval Drama: Meditations on Orientation in the Early Theater by Clifford Davidson Ut enim faber...sic creator: Divine Creation as Context for Human Creativity in the Twelfth Century by R. W. Hanning

Clifford Davidson is professor emeritus of English and Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University.



Publication Details:


Binding:
 Paperback , 197 pages
ISBN:
 9780918720504

Binding:
 Hardback , 197 pages
ISBN:
 9780918720511
Illus.

BIC Code:
 ACK, AN, DSBB
BISAC Code:
  ART015070, HIS037010, LIT011000
Imprint:
 Medieval Institute Publications


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