Images of the Corpse: From the Renaissance to Cyberspace

Images of the Corpse: From the Renaissance to Cyberspace

By: Elizabeth Klaver (author)Paperback

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Images of the Corpse: From Renaissance to Cyberspace is a collection of 11 essays, which explores and questions the value of interpreting the body as a cultural artifact. This book spans through a great range of time frames with contributions from various essayists. Physicians, art historians, philosophers, an artist, a film scholar, a philosopher, a political scientist, and literature scholars, deliver authoritative essays on a fascinating yet taboo-laden subject such as the corpse. Klaver's rare interdisciplinary approach to examining the Images of the Corpse: From Renaissance to Cyberspace assists in providing an audience with both an engaging and informative read.

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About Author

Elizabeth Klaver is associate professor of English at Southern Illinois University and author of "Performing Television: Contemporary Drama and the Media Culture."

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/04/2004
  • ISBN13: 9780299197940
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 280
  • ID: 9780299197940
  • weight: 358
  • ISBN10: 0299197948

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