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The Resource Lost bodies : inhabiting the borders of life and death, Laura E. Tanner

Lost bodies : inhabiting the borders of life and death, Laura E. Tanner

Label
Lost bodies : inhabiting the borders of life and death
Title
Lost bodies
Title remainder
inhabiting the borders of life and death
Statement of responsibility
Laura E. Tanner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tanner, Laura E.
Dewey number
809/.9335480904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.D43
LC item number
T36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Art, American
  • Death in literature
  • Death in art
  • Diseases in literature
  • Diseases in art
  • Bereavement in literature
  • Bereavement in art
  • Human body in literature
  • Human beings in art
Label
Lost bodies : inhabiting the borders of life and death, Laura E. Tanner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-258) 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
pt. 1. The dying body -- 1. Terminal illness and the gaze -- Shifting the gaze -- The death-watch in Sharon Olds's The father -- Sympathetic seeing -- 2. Haunted images -- Seeing AIDS -- Billy Howard's epitaphs for the living -- Nicholas Nixon's people with AIDS -- 3. The body in the waiting room -- "Empty" spaces -- Johnnies and handbags -- Literary representations of the medical waiting room -- pt. 2. The body of grief -- 4. The contours of grief and the limits of the image -- Hands -- Unraveling the chiasm -- Images of grief in Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping -- Camera Lucida and the body of the photograph -- Disembodied spaces in the images of Shellburne Thurber -- Remembering the body -- 5. Teaching the body to talk -- The language of grief -- Words and flesh in Carolyn Parkhurst's The dogs of Babel -- The ghost of the body in Don DeLillo's The body artist -- 6. Objects of grief -- The object embrace -- A sensory semiotics -- Bodies and objects in Mark Doty's "The wings" -- The AIDS memorial quilt -- Postscript : laying the body to rest -- Bringing the dead to life in popular culture -- September 11 and beyond
Control code
62593519
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780801444227
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005035781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9780801444227 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780801473135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Lost bodies : inhabiting the borders of life and death, Laura E. Tanner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-258) 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
pt. 1. The dying body -- 1. Terminal illness and the gaze -- Shifting the gaze -- The death-watch in Sharon Olds's The father -- Sympathetic seeing -- 2. Haunted images -- Seeing AIDS -- Billy Howard's epitaphs for the living -- Nicholas Nixon's people with AIDS -- 3. The body in the waiting room -- "Empty" spaces -- Johnnies and handbags -- Literary representations of the medical waiting room -- pt. 2. The body of grief -- 4. The contours of grief and the limits of the image -- Hands -- Unraveling the chiasm -- Images of grief in Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping -- Camera Lucida and the body of the photograph -- Disembodied spaces in the images of Shellburne Thurber -- Remembering the body -- 5. Teaching the body to talk -- The language of grief -- Words and flesh in Carolyn Parkhurst's The dogs of Babel -- The ghost of the body in Don DeLillo's The body artist -- 6. Objects of grief -- The object embrace -- A sensory semiotics -- Bodies and objects in Mark Doty's "The wings" -- The AIDS memorial quilt -- Postscript : laying the body to rest -- Bringing the dead to life in popular culture -- September 11 and beyond
Control code
62593519
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 264 pages
Isbn
9780801444227
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005035781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 9780801444227 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780801473135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Other physical details
illustrations

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