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Author Pick, Anat, 1955-
Title Creaturely poetics : animality and vulnerability in literature and film / Anat Pick.
Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2011.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-234) and index.
Contents Introduction : creaturely bodies -- The inhumanity of literature. Humanity unraveled, humanity regained : the Holocaust and the discourse of species -- Neanderthal poetics in William Golding's The inheritors -- The indignities of species in Marie Darrieussecq's Pig tales -- The inhumanity of film. Cine-zoos -- Scientific surrealism in the films of Georges Franju and Frederick Wiseman -- Werner Herzog's creaturely poetics -- Conclusion : animal saintliness.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Animals in literature.
Human-animal relationships in literature.
Animals in motion pictures.
Human-animal relationships in motion pictures.
Philosophical anthropology.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780231147866 0231147864 9780231147873 0231147872 (DLC) 2010038193
ISBN 9780231519854 (electronic bk.)
0231519850 (electronic bk.)
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