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The poetics of place

The poetics of place

Florence imagined


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Published by L.S. Olschki in [Florence] .
Written in English

  • Literature, Modern -- 19th century -- Themes, motives.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Themes, motives.,
  • Florence (Italy) -- In literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesFlorence imagined
    Statementedited by Irene Marchegiani Jones and Thomas Haeussler.
    SeriesBiblioteca dell""Archivum Romanicum." -- vol. 292
    ContributionsHaeussler, Thomas., Marchegiani Jones, Irene
    LC ClassificationsPN56.3.F55 P64 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20384016M
    ISBN 108822249658

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Thirty years since its first publication in English, French philosopher Gaston Bachelard's The Poetics of Space one of the most appealing and lyrical explorations of home. Bachelard takes us on a journey, from cellar to attic, to show how our perceptions of houses and other shelters shape our thoughts, memories, and dreams.

Read more Read lessCited by: The Poetics of Space is a book about architecture by the French philosopher Gaston Bachelard.

Commentators have compared Bachelard's views to those of the philosopher Martin Heidegger. "Sometimes the house of the future is better built, lighter and larger than all the houses of the past, so that the image of the dream house is opposed to /5().

About this book Using contemporary literary representations of place, this study focuses on works that have participated in the emergence of new conceptions of place and new place-based identities.

The analyses draw on research in cultural geography, cognitive science, urban. Elizabeth Williss most recent book is Alive: New and Selected Poems (New York Review Books, ).

Her other books of poetry include Address (Wesleyan University Press, ), recipient of the PEN New England / L. Winship Prize for Poetry; Meteoric Flowers (Wesleyan University Press, ); Turneresque (Burning Deck, ); The Human Abstract (Penguin, ); and Second Law (Avenue /5(17).

Cite this chapter as: Kimmel L. () The Poetics of Place. In: Tymieniecka AT. (eds) Passion for Place Book II. Analecta Husserliana (The Yearbook of Phenomenological Research), vol Cited by: 7. This book addresses the poetics of space and place in Scottish literature. Focusing on twentieth- and twenty-first century texts, with acknowledgement of historical and philosophical contexts, the essays address representation, narrative form, the work of the poetic, perception and experience.

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It is a book that makes its readers dissatisfied with much contemporary structure and landscape, for it demonstrates to its readers that space can be poetry. This book opens its readers to the titanic importance of setting in so much art from painting to poetry to fiction to autobiography.

In The Poetics of Space, Bachelard reveals. The classic book on how we experience intimate spaces. "A magical book A prism through which all worlds from literary creation to housework to aesthetics to carpentry take on enhanced—and enchanted-significances.

Every reader of it will never see ordinary spaces in ordinary ways. Instead the reader will see with the soul of the eye, the glint of Gaston Bachelard."5/5(2). Since its initial publication inThe Poetics of Space has been a muse to philosophers, architects, writers, psychologists, critics, and readers alike.

The rare work of irresistibly inviting philosophy, Bachelard’s seminal work brims with quiet revelations and stirring, mysterious imagery/5().

Although the British romantic poets—notably, Blake, Wordsworth, and Byron—have been the subjects of previous ecocritical examinations, Kate Rigby’s Topographies of the Sacred is the first book to compare English and German literary models of romanticism. Rigby treats not only canonical British romantics but an array of major figures in Continental literature, philosophy, and natural.

The author of The Poetics of Space showed no interest in buildings other than the domestic house. Most meaningful relationships with buildings take place in domestic space, and this is what modern.

He is the author of Midnight: Life and Labor in the s, Time Passages: Collective Memory and American Popular Culture, The Sidewalks of St Louis and A Life in Struggle: Ivor Perry and the Culture of Opposition, which was the winner of the Eugene M. Kayden Press Book Award and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award in Race Relations.5/5(1).

We may well become the first nation to adopt a constitutional preamble that expresses the uniqueness of its land, the poetics of place, as a source and inspiration for national unity.

Such is the sensibility of the draft preambles written since Three or four decades ago a book entitled The Poetics of Space could hardly fail to stir the architectural imagination. First published in French in and translated into English inGaston Bachelard’s philosophical meditation on oneiric space appeared at a moment when phenomenology and the pursuit of symbolic and archetypal meanings in architecture seemed to open fertile ground.

The Poetics of Space Quotes Showing of 88 “I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.” ― Gaston Bachelard, The Poetics of SpaceCited by: Title: Aristotle's Poetics Author: Aristotle, Edmund Spenser Bouchier Created Date: 9/10/ PM.

In the second rank comes the kind of tragedy which some place first. Like the Odyssey, it has a double thread of plot, and also an opposite catastrophe for the good and for the bad. It is accounted the best because of the weakness of the spectators; for the poet is.

Last year a wonderful novelist and children’s book author named Ilie Ruby came from back east to give a workshop called The Poetics of Place. While it was aimed at fiction, what she taught is useful in any kind of writing where setting is important–in other words, almost everything we write other than grocery and honey-do lists.

Closed Place, Open Word 63 Concerning a Baroque Abroad in the World 77 The structure of Poetics of Relation is own poetics.

Providing a sense of the new relations created in its language as a whole-its transforming ecology-was the greatest challenge for an Arnerican English Size: 9MB. The Poetics is much better known than the Rhetoric, though only the first book of the former, a treatment of epic and tragic poetry, survives.

The book aims, among other things, to answer Plato’s criticisms of representative art. This is an entirely different garden book: a pattern book in which a score of landscapes and gardens are drawn, described, and analyzed not just as a bouquet of pleasures but as sources, lodes to be mined for materials, shapes and relationships, and ideas for transforming our own backyards/5.

The Poetics of Space is no less than the fruition of a chapter entitled “The House of Our Birth and the Oneiric House” that Bachelard had written in his last book on the elements, Earthand the Reveries of Repose (). Both elemental notions haunt The Poetics of Space—the homey existential one, and the more expansive cosmological one /5(4).

In "Poetics", which is a short book of around pages, Aristotle compares different forms of poems. He breaks them into three different categories, tragedy, epic, and comedy.

Tragedy is a story with a concise time frame of typically 24 hours or less.4/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Geesaman, Lynn, Poetics of place. New York: Umbrage Editions, © (OCoLC) Document Type.

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The Poetics of Gardens is a celebration of places and the gardens they can become. Most of the sketches, axonometric drawings, and photographs were created especially for this book.

They explore the special qualities of places and the acts that can transform them into gardens.4/5(1). "The Poetics of Piracy provides compelling insight into the development of English national and religious identity as it works energetically to explore the early modern English literati's fraught relationship with Spain.

Scholarly interest in transnational cultural exchange has grown in recent years, not least thanks to Fuchs herself, who has sought both to trace influence and to identify its underlying motive. "Poetics of Place," an installation of contemporary photography from The Met collection, surveys the diverse ways in which contemporary artists have photographed landscape and the built world over the last half century.

The Poetics of Space is one of the most inspiring books I have ever read. It is to be taken slowly - the author's primary idea is that people crave spaces that inspire them to daydream. The style of the book is one that inspires daydreams itself; you will suddenly find that you have placed the book in your lap and you were off daydreaming!/5().

A beloved multidisciplinary treatise comes to Penguin ClassicsSince its initial publication inThe Poetics of Space has been a muse to philosophers, architects, writers, psychologists, critics, and readers alike.

The rare work of irresistibly inviting philosophy, Bachelard’s seminal work brims with quiet revelations and stirring, mysterious imagery.3/5(6). Book is in typical used-Good Condition. Will show signs of wear to cover and/or pages. There may be underlining, highlighting, and or writing.

May not include supplemental items (like discs, access codes, dust jacket, etc). Will be a good Reading copy. POETICS OF PLACE: PHOTOGRAPHS BY LYNN GEESAMAN By Jamaica Kincaid - Hardcover.

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Dangerous crossroads: popular music, postmodernism, and the poetics of place. [George Lipsitz] -- In cities around the globe, immigrant populations are finding their identity by making music which combines their own experiences with the forms of.

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When read together, these writings take the reader on a journey that blurs the.These tales are a good match with narrative theory, as they often use the sort of binary oppositions described by Lévi-Strauss (like good/evil, beautiful/ugly, friend/foe) and the overall narrative structure outlined by Vladimir Propp.

Many of these tales conform to the traditional "happily ever after" scenario, but some end on a sad note.