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The metareferential turn in contemporary arts and media : forms, functions, attempts at explanation

Author: Werner Wolf
Publisher: Amsterdam [u.a.] : Rodopi, 2011.
Series: Studies in intermediality, 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One possible description of the contemporary medial landscape in Western culture is that it has gone 'meta' to an unprecedented extent, so that a remarkable 'meta-culture' has emerged. Indeed, 'metareference', i.e. self-reflexive comments on, or references to, various kinds of media-related aspects of a given medial artefact or performance, specific media and arts or the media in general is omnipresent and can,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Werner Wolf
ISBN: 9789042033702 9042033703 9789401200691 9401200696
OCLC Number: 746309913
Description: XI, 594 S.
Contents: Preface Introduction Werner Wolf: Is There a Metareferential Turn, and If So, How Can It Be Explained? Literature and Other Media Andreas Mahler: Writing on the Writer's Block: Metaization and/as Lack of Inspiration Sonja Klimek: Fantasy Fiction in Fantasy Fiction: Metareference in the Otherworld of the Faerie John Pier: Intermedial Metareference: Index and Icon in William Gass's Willie Masters' Lonesome Wife Wolfgang Funk: The Quest for Authenticity: Dave Eggers's A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius between Fiction and Reality Christine Schwanecke: Metareference in Marianne Wiggins's Literary Photo-Text The Shadow Catcher and Other Novels Referring to the Photographic Medium Grzegorz Maziarczyk: Print Strikes Back: Typographic Experimentation in Contemporary Fiction as a Contribution to the Metareferential Turn Alexander Starre: The Materiality of Books and TV: House of Leaves and The Sopranos in a World of Formless Content and Media Competition Doris Mader: 'Come on, Tell the Story. Describe his State of Mind': Metaization in Peter Nichols's Dramatic and Theatrical Vivisection A Piece of My Mind Visual Arts and Related Media Pamela C. Scorzin: Metascenography: On the Metareferential Turn in Scenography Claus Cluver: On Modern Graffiti and Street Murals: Metareferential Aspects of Writings and Paintings on Walls Katharina Bantleon: From Readymade to 'Meta^2': Metareference in Appropriation Art Film and Television Dagmar Brunow: Deconstructing Essentialism and Revising Historiography: The Function of Metareference in Black British Filmmaking Nicholas de Villiers: Metahorror: Sequels, 'The Rules', and the Metareferential Turn in Contemporary Horror Cinema Michael Fuchs: Starring Porn: Metareference in Straight Pornographic Feature Films Irina O. Rajewsky: 'Metatelevision': The Popularization of Metareferential Strategies in the Context of Italian Television Erwin Feyersinger: The (Meta-)Metareferential Turn in Animation Henry Keazor: "The Stuff You May Have Missed": Art, Film and Metareference in The Simpsons Music Walter Bernhart: Metareference in Operatic Performance: The Case of Katharina Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg Martin Butler: Making Sense of the Metareferential Momentum in Contemporary Popular Songs Tobias Janz: Goodbye 20th Century: Sonic Youth, John Cage's 'Number Pieces' and the Long Farewell to the Avant-Garde Other Media Jeff Thoss: "This Strip Doesn't Have a Fourth Wall": Webcomics and the Metareferential Turn Roy Sommer: 'Metadesign': A 'Mythological' Approach to Self-Reference in Consumer Culture Notes on Contributors Index
Series Title: Studies in intermediality, 5.
Responsibility: ed. by Werner Wolf.

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One possible description of the contemporary medial landscape in Western culture is that it has gone 'meta' to an unprecedented extent, so that a remarkable 'meta-culture' has emerged. Indeed, 'metareference', i.e. self-reflexive comments on, or references to, various kinds of media-related aspects of a given medial artefact or performance, specific media and arts or the media in general is omnipresent and can, nowadays, be encountered in 'high' art and literature as frequently as in their popular counterparts, in the traditional media as well as in new media. From the Simpsons, pop music, ch.

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