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Ekphrasis 9783484421356


Bildbeschreibung Als Repräsentationstheorie Bei Spenser, Sidney, Lyly und Shakespeare

ISBN-10: 3484421355
ISBN-13: 9783484421356
PUBLISHER: Verlag Max Niemeyer
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Dieses Buch behandelt Ekphrasen, d.h. literarische Bildbeschreibungen in den Werken englischer Renaissance-Autoren vor dem Hintergrund elisabethanischer Theoriebildungen zur Abbildungsproblematik. Verweise auf meist fiktive Kunstwerke in den Werken Sidneys, Spensers, Lylys und Shakespeares dienen als Ausgangspunkt, um das herrschende repr#65533;sentationstheoretische Klima im England des sp#65533;ten sechzehnten Jahrhunderts zu rekonstruieren. Es wird hierbei von der Annahme ausgegangen, da#65533; literarische Bildbeschreibungen aufgrund ihrer doppelten Abbildungsstruktur - sie repr#65533;sentieren verbal, was bereits visuell abgebildet ist - Fragestellungen und Problemkreise des Repr#65533;sentationsverst#65533;ndnisses ihrer jeweiligen Entstehungszeit widerspiegeln. Es werden dazu exemplarische Beispiele aus Prosa, Drama, Epos und Lyrik der letzten beiden Dekaden des 16. Jahrhunderts herangezogen, um darauf hinzuweisen, da#65533; literarische Ekphrasen in unterschiedlichen Gattungen bzw. Medien f#65533;r literarische Selbstreflexion dienten. Die Entstehungszeit der hier behandelten Werke liegt meist nur wenige Jahre auseinander und dokumentiert somit punktuell einen sehr kurzen Moment englischer Literatur- bzw. Abbildungsgeschichte. Im vorliegenden Buch soll am konkreten Beispiel vorgef#65533;hrt werden, da#65533; sich literarische Bildbeschreibungen zur kulturgeschichtlichen Analyse eines spezifischen Epochenbewu#65533;tseins eignen. Das ausgehende 16. Jahrhundert mit seinen gro#65533;en literarischen Umw#65533;lzungen und theoretischen Auseinandersetzungen zur Abbildungsfrage stellt ein besonders geeignetes Forschungsgebiet f#65533;r diesen Ansatz dar.

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