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Anamorphosis in Early Modern Literature: Mediation and by Jen E. Boyle

By Jen E. Boyle

Anamorphosis in Early sleek Literature explores the superiority of anamorphic point of view within the 17th and eighteenth centuries in England. Jen Boyle investigates how anamorphic media flourished in early glossy England as an interactive know-how and mode of have an effect on in public interactive artwork, urban and backyard layout, and as a conception and determine in literature, political idea and traditional and experimental philosophy. Anamorphic mediation, Boyle brings to gentle, supplied Milton, Margaret Cavendish, and Daniel Defoe, between others, with a robust techno-imaginary for traversing via projective, digital adventure. Drawing on broad archival study on the topic of the style of "practical standpoint" in early smooth Europe, Boyle bargains a scholarly attention of anamorphic viewpoint (its technical potential, performances, and embodied practices) as an interactive aesthetics and cultural imaginary. finally, Boyle demonstrates how viewpoint media inflected a various set of knowledges and performances with regards to embodiment, have an effect on, and collective consciousness.

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