The Resource Bildakt at the Warburg Institute

Bildakt at the Warburg Institute

Label
Bildakt at the Warburg Institute
Title
Bildakt at the Warburg Institute
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume provides insight into the work of the "Collegium for the Advanced Study of the Picture Act and Embodiment" at the London Warburg Institute. It gathers a range of studies on the history and anthropology of the "picture act" (Bildakt), on phenomena related to the haptic experience of the image, on the living dynamics of internal and external movement in imagery and language, and on methodological aspects of picture act theory
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
062
Index
no index present
LC call number
AS122.L94
LC item number
.B553 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Actus et Imago
Series volume
v. 12
Label
Bildakt at the Warburg Institute
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; On Warburg, Bildakt and Embodiment; I. Bildakt (Picture Act); The Picture Act: Tradition, Horizon, Philosophy; Extended Imagery, Extended Access, Or Something Else?. Pictures and the Extended Mind Hypothesis; Bildakt Demystified. Remarks on Philosophical Iconology and Empirical Aesthetics; Picture Act Method. The Execution of Charles I in 1649 as a Picture Act; II. Traditions; Though This Be Madness: Edgar Wind and the Warburg Tradition; "Ein Geistvoller Amerikaner". The Relevance of Charles S. Peirce to Debates on the Iconological Method; III. The Acting Body
  • Moving Speech. The Body of Language in Embodiment Theories and Rhetoric"Not Only from his Hand But Also From his Temper". 'Movement' in the Art and Art Theory of the Rembrandtists; Haptic Perception in Mattia Preti's Doubting Thomas (1635/40); The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela as a Tactile Theater; IV. The Living Body; Bodily Communication in Picture Acts; Life, but not as we Know it. Wax Images and the Denial of Death; Picture Credits
Control code
ocn898769543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110364637
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34130652
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898769543
  • pebcs3110364638

Library Locations

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