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Tactile poetics : touch and contemporary writing, Sarah Jackson

Label
Tactile poetics : touch and contemporary writing
Title
Tactile poetics
Title remainder
touch and contemporary writing
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Jackson
Title variation
Touch and contemporary writing
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text conceptualizes the relationship between touching and writing through a theory of 'tactile poetics'; it offers an analysis of a range of literary genres; examines writings on touch by Anzieu, Cixous, Derrida, Freud and Nancy; and explores the intersections between creative and critical thinking and writing
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Sarah
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Touch in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Human body in literature
  • Psychology and literature
  • Literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Literature
  • Psychology and literature
  • Touch in literature
Label
Tactile poetics : touch and contemporary writing, Sarah Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [150]-160) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Each word of skin -- Writing bodies: Hustvedt's textual skin -- Expeausition: Ondaatje's skin-effects -- The law of tact: Freud and H.D. -- So Close: Writing that touches -- Dis-tanz: 29 Tangos -- Hand delivered From A to X -- Digital technologies and prosthetic possibilities -- Phantom Limbs: Bowen's 'Hand in Glove'
Control code
910983471
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
165 pages
Isbn
9780748685318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910983471
Label
Tactile poetics : touch and contemporary writing, Sarah Jackson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [150]-160) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Each word of skin -- Writing bodies: Hustvedt's textual skin -- Expeausition: Ondaatje's skin-effects -- The law of tact: Freud and H.D. -- So Close: Writing that touches -- Dis-tanz: 29 Tangos -- Hand delivered From A to X -- Digital technologies and prosthetic possibilities -- Phantom Limbs: Bowen's 'Hand in Glove'
Control code
910983471
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
165 pages
Isbn
9780748685318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)910983471

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