Traumatic affect /

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Imprint:Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2013.
Description:vi, 300 p. ; 22 cm.
Subject:Psychic trauma in literature.
Psychic trauma in motion pictures.
Psychic trauma in art.
Psychic trauma.
Psychic trauma in literature.
Psychic trauma in motion pictures.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Atkinson, Meera.
Richardson, Michael.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: At the Nexus
  • Part I. Silence
  • Chapter 1. Benjamin's Silence
  • Chapter 2. "Un Petit Geste": Affect and Silence in Claude Lanzmann's Shoah
  • Chapter 3. Film, Trauma and the Enunciative Present
  • Part II. Cultures
  • Chapter 4. The Earthquake After Kant's Lisbon: "Visceral Reason" in Kleist's Precarious Modernity
  • Chapter 5. Apparently Unrelated: Affective Resonance, Concatenation and Traumatic Circuitry in the Terrain of the Everyday
  • Chapter 6. Torturous Affect: Writing and the Problem of Pain
  • Part III. Mediatized
  • Chapter 7. Gojira's Bones: The Monster as a Vessel of Affective Energy
  • Chapter 8. The Mediatization of Trauma and the Trauma of Mediatization: Benjamin, Tulloch, and the Struggle to Speak
  • Chapter 9. Where the Buffalo No Longer Roam: Affect and Allegory in The Last Hunt and The Last Buffalo Hunt
  • Part IV. Embodied
  • Chapter 10. Radical Realism and Other Possibilities in Contemporary Intercultural Indigenous Australian Cinema
  • Chapter 11. Trauma Stimulated Art, or the Embodiment of Affect in Lebanon: An Allegory
  • Chapter 12. Channeling the Specter and Translating Phantoms: Hauntology and the Spooked Text
  • Bibliography
  • Contributors
  • Index