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The Material Image: Art and the Real in Film

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Focusing on intermediality, The Material Image situates film within questions of representation familiar from the other arts: What is meant by figuring the real? How is the real suggested by visual metaphors, and what is its relation to illusion? How is the spectator figured as entering the text, and how does the image enter our world? The film's spectator is integral to t ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published November 30th 2006 by Stanford University Press
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