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Literary Acoustics

Schweighauser, Philipp. (2015) Literary Acoustics. In: Handbook of Intermediality: Literature – Image – Sound – Music. Tübingen, pp. 475-493.

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Abstract

Bringing together sound studies and intermediality theory, this essay revisits the notion of ‘literary acoustics’ to inquire into the usefulness of intermediality studies for analyzing the relations between literature and sound. The second part of the essay is dedicated to an illustrative analysis of Ben Marcus’s highly experimental, noisy book The Age of Wire and String.
Faculties and Departments:04 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > Departement Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften > Fachbereich Englische Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft > Amerikanistik (Schweighauser)
UniBasel Contributors:Schweighauser, Philipp
Item Type:Book Section, refereed
Book Section Subtype:Further Contribution in a Book
Publisher:De Gruyter
ISBN:978-3-11-031107-5
Series Name:Handbooks of English and American Studies
Issue Number:1
Note:Publication type according to Uni Basel Research Database: Book item
Language:English
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Last Modified:16 Nov 2017 06:47
Deposited On:09 Jun 2016 13:15

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