Bibliographic Details

Afterlives of romantic intermediality : the intersection of visual, aural, and verbal frontiers / edited by Leena Eilittä and Catherine Riccio-Berry.

Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, [2016]
Description xviii, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Language English
Subject Romanticism -- Influence -- Congresses.
Intermediality -- Congresses.
Arts, Modern -- Congresses.
Art and literature.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Eilittä, Leena, editor.
Riccio-Berry, Catherine, editor.
ISBN 149852799X
Notes "Most of the articles in this volume originate from a conference on Romantic Intermediality that was held at the University of Helsinki in 2011"--Page vii.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Leena H. Eilittä
  • Part I. Intermediality in the Romantic arts and philosophy. Loss of presentiveness
  • and poetical explanations : linguisitic iconicity in poetry by Tieck and Eichendorff / Norman Kasper
  • Externalizing the picture frame : Keats's Negative capability and the uses of Ekphrasis / Klara Franz
  • "Meteoric and solar light" : visuality as formal principle in Franz Liszt's The battle of the Huns / Arne Stollberg
  • Mediality and intermediality in Friedrich Schlegel's early romantic thought / Asko Nivala
  • Aesthetic unity and the politics of sameness in Clemens Brentano's theoretical writings / Mattias Pirholt
  • Part II, Afterlives of Romantic intermediality. Video-installations as poems : romantic legacies / Antonio J. Jimenez-Munoz
  • With Hoffmann at the movies : intermedial poetics and narration in early German cinema / Sabine Müller
  • Gothic ruins, aesthetics of fragmentation, and identity in crises in rubble films / Martina Moeller
  • "Intermediality" as an aesthetic program : Gustav Mahler's Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen as a post-Romantic response to Wilhelm Müller's Winterreise and Die schöne Müllerin / Tobias Herman
  • The role of synesthesia in the Paragone of Bauhaus / Karl Schawelka
  • Desire, Ekphrasis, and the language of early films in Spanish American Modernista travel texts / Jacinto Fombona
  • Haunting of Ekphrasis : the river plate romantics read Byron / James Cisneros.