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Visual Culture and the German Middle Ages (The New Middle Ages)

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication Studies,
  • Cultural studies,
  • History,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • History - General History,
  • European,
  • Medieval,
  • History / Medieval

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKathryn Starkey (Editor), Horst Wenzel (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400290M
    ISBN 101403964440
    ISBN 109781403964441


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The Middle Ages was a highly visual society in which images, objects, and performance played a dominant communicative and representational role in both secular and religious areas of society. The essays in this volume, which present various perspectives on medieval visual culture, provide a critical historical basis for the study of visuality Cited by: 7.

The Middle Ages was a highly visual society in which images, objects, and performance played a dominant communicative and representational role in both secular and religious areas of society. The essays in this volume, which present various perspectives on medieval visual culture, provide a critical historical basis for the study of visuality.

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Free shipping for many products. Abstract. T his multidisciplinary collection of essays draws on various theoretical approaches to explore the highly visual nature of the German Middle Ages and to expose new facets of old texts and artifacts.

The term visual culture has been used in recent years to refer to modern media theory, film, modern art, and other contemporary representational forms and by: 7. Visual Culture and the German Middle Ages. T his multidisciplinary collection of essays draws on various theoretical approaches to explore the highly visual nature of the German Middle Ages.

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Book Reviews sterium für Bildung und Wissenschaft und Kultur in Wien. In der vorliegenden Form gehört dieser Band nicht in eine akademische Reihe; und LeserInnen, die sich aus Interesse am Thema oder an einzelnen der Visual Culture and the German Middle Ages book.

Games and Visual Culture in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by Vanina Kopp,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Mediaevum This site has a number of links to various Medieval German dictionaries: Mittelhochdeutche; Mittelniederdeutsches, Althochdeutsch, Gotisch, Neuhochdeutch, and more.

Mediaevum: Authors and Works of the German Middle Ages Offered here is very useful information about key literary authors and their texts, collections of digitized texts, and even links for the purchase of books.

German Visual Culture invites research on German art across different periods, geographical locations, and political contexts. Books in the series engage with aesthetic and ideological continuities as well as ruptures and divergences between individual artists, movements, systems of art education, art institutions, and cultures of display.

The High Middle Ages, and particularly the period from tosaw the beginnings of a vibrant literary culture in the German vernacular. While significant literary achievements in German had already been made in earlier centuries, they were a somewhat precarious vernacular extension of Christian Latin culture.

Destroyed faces, dissolved human shapes, invisible enemies: violence and anonymity gohand in hand. The visual representation of extreme physical violence makes real people namelessexemplars of horror -- formless, hideous, defaced.

In Defaced, Valentin Groebner explores the rootsof the visual culture of violence in medieval and Renaissance Europe and shows how contemporaryvisual culture.

“Groebner’s is a major new voice in German history writing today. Mixing visual, literary, and archival sources, he paints a mesmerizing portrait of physical disfiguration in early-modern Europe This book should be required reading for historians of art and literature of the period.” —Joseph Leo Koerner, Harvard University.

This is a Visual Culture and the German Middle Ages book ok, "books that are about, set in, or written in the Middle Ages," therefore the list should include books FROM the Middle.

reply | flag * message 6: by Susanna - Censored by GoodReads (new) PM. It's easy enough to add books to the list - the form is over at the right-hand side of the page ("find. The origins of german literature lie in the oral tradition of the pre-literary period but the origins of German literacy are to be found in the Latin literary culture of the post-Roman world.¹ Indeed, a division between primarily oral German and primarily written Latin, and essentially regional German contrasting with supra-regional Latin, is a defining feature of German literary and.

Book Description: The High Middle Ages, and particularly the period from tosaw the beginnings of a vibrant literary culture in the German vernacular.

While significant literary achievements in German had already been made in earlier centuries, they were a somewhat precarious vernacular extension of Christian Latin culture. History records that the tales of a courtly Arthur are, in deed, as non-fiction as The Decameron. Whether the kernel of truth is a Britain-Roman soldier of the late "Dark Ages" to Early Middle Ages, the idea of chivalry and so forth is straight out of a Miss Manners Handbook of the times the story was being told.

Get this from a library. Defaced: the visual culture of violence in the late Middle Ages. [Valentin Groebner] -- "From the fourteenth century on, the artifacts of Western visual culture became increasingly violent. Destroyed faces, dissolved human shapes, devilish doppelgangers of. German literature - German literature - Late Middle Ages and early Renaissance: The late Middle Ages in Europe was a time of decadence and regeneration.

A proliferation of literary forms, including didactic literature, prose renderings of classic works, and mystical tracts, was one symptom of this double tendency.

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German medieval art really begins with the Frankish Empire of Charlemagne (d. ), the first state to rule the great majority of the modern territory of Germany, as well as France and much of Italy.

Carolingian art was restricted to a relatively small number of objects produced for a circle around the court and a number of Imperial abbeys they sponsored, but had a huge influence on later.

The book is organised thematically, drawing on contemporary classifications and ways of thinking in medieval Europe’s perhaps most neglected century. It’s guaranteed to make you think differently not just about the tenth century, but about the Middle Ages in general.

John Hatcher, The Black Death: an intimate History. History of Europe - History of Europe - The growth of vernacular literature: In literature, medieval forms continued to dominate the artistic imagination throughout the 15th century.

Besides the vast devotional literature of the period—the ars moriendi, or books on the art of dying well, the saints’ lives, and manuals of methodical prayer and spiritual consolation—the most popular.

How is the medieval world depicted today. Two German museums serve as case studies for a vibrant, imaginative, and provocative enactment of twenty-first century medievalism: the Museum Wolfram von Eschenbach in Wolframs Eschenbach () and the Nibelung Museum in Worms (). Emerging around the turn of the 20th century, the museums explore medieval German literature, cultural.

Alice Isabella Sullivan and Maria Alessia Rossi preview their new book Byzantium in Eastern European Visual Culture in the Late Middle Ages by October 3, Books Features. Proceedings of the International Summer School on Christian Apocryphal Literature E-book Only: Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies: Profane Arts of the Middle Ages: Studies in 19th-Century Art and Visual Culture: Studies in the Visual Cultures of the Middle Ages (SVCMA) Published by: Brepols General Editor: K.

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Mixing visual, literary, and Reviews: 1. The book painters' principal occupation for nearly five hundred years had been the illumination of religious manuscripts - gospel books, pericopes, sacramentaries and psalters - but when the monasteries lost their cultural monopoly towards the end of the Middle Ages and laymen started to take up artistic pursuits, historical tomes and books of.

Jeffrey F. Hamburger's groundbreaking study of the art of female monasticism explores the place of images and image-making in the spirituality of medieval nuns during the later Middle Ages.

Working from a previously unknown group of late-fifteenth-century devotional drawings made by a Benedictine nun for her cloistered companions, Hamburger discusses the distinctive visual culture of female 5/5(2). Edited Books.

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The Frankish Empire of Germany was divided in among the heirs of Charlemagne. InOtto I became the first emperor of the Holy Roman Empire which established itself as an important political force of Medieval Europe. It is the style of the nobility in the high Middle Ages that most people would recognize as "medieval clothing." Italian Renaissance Style, 15th- to 17th-Century Italy Throughout the Middle Ages, but especially in the later Middle Ages, Italian cities such as Venice, Florence, Genoa, and Milan flourished as a result of international commerce.

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Background. The 20th century is not the first to create images of life during medieval times. The Middle Ages ended over five centuries ago and each century has imagined, portrayed and depicted the Middle Ages through painting, architecture, poetry, music and the 20th century, film has defined Medieval history perhaps more so than any other medium.

Carolin Duttlinger’s research interests are in modern German literature, thought, and visual culture, with a particular emphasis on modernist and contemporary literature. She has worked on such areas as Weimar photography, on the history and theory of perception, on literature, memory and trauma, and on literature and anthropology.

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The history of Europe in the Middle Ages is often misunderstood. The medieval era of those nations outside of Europe is doubly ignored, first for its disreputable time frame (the "Dark Ages"), and then for its apparent lack of direct impact on modern western society.

The Middle Ages: Economics and Society In medieval Europe, rural life was governed by a system scholars call “feudalism.” In a feudal society, the king granted large pieces of land called.

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