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Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth

Hercules at the Crossroads (Studies in European Cultural Transition)

by Christopher Braider

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Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Baroque,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • History - Baroque & Rococo,
  • Baroque art,
  • Europe,
  • Art and history,
  • European

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7990641M
    ISBN 100754638812
    ISBN 109780754638810

    Classical Drama (), Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth: Hercules at the Crossroads (), and, most recently, The Matter of Mind: Reason and Experience in the Age of Descartes (). Richard Burt is a professor of English and film and media studies at the University of Florida. He is the author of Medieval and Early. He is the author of Refiguring the Real: Picture and Modernity in Word and Image, (Princeton, ), Indiscernible Counterparts: The Invention of the Text in French Classical Drama(North Carolina, ), Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth: Hercules at the Crossroads(Routledge, ), The Matter of Mind: Reason and Experience.

    The Friday Book: Essays and Other Nonfiction. New York: Putnam, Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth: Hercules at the Crossroads. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, Google Scholar.   Pollock is less interested in assessing the film's historical depiction of Artemisia, and more in the questions it raises about the complex relationship between historical truth and story-telling (27). She points out that Artemisia has been "rewritten in terms of .

    Christopher Braider, Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth: Hercules at the Crossroads. Ashgate Publishing Limited, viii + pp. 39 black and white illustrations. £ ISBN: 0 2. This contribution to the series Studies in European Cultural Transition begins with. Baroque Self-Invention and Historical Truth: Hercules at the Crossroads (New York: Routledge, ) Indiscernible Counterparts: The Invention of the Text in French Classical Drama, North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures (Chapel Hill, NC: University of .


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First published inthe essays in this edited collection offer a representative sample of the descriptive and syste Brand: Taylor And Francis.The Baroque concept of the possibility of radical divergences in worlds and in real history should be sharply distinguished from the poet’s or artist’s capacity to imagine other worlds.

In that context it is of more importance to consider that the actualization of one world as opposed to others could be welcomed, if it so happened that it brought one to a prosperous, happy : Frans-Willem Korsten.Christopher Braider is a professor of French and comparative literature at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

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