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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Rodowick, David Norman.
Reading the figural, or, Philosophy after the new media.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2001
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
David Norman Rodowick
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (xviii, 276 pages) : illustrations.|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||1. Presenting the Figural: The Idea of the Figural. Lyotard's Leap into the Void: The Aesthetic before the New Media. Paradoxes of the Visual, or Philosophy after the New Media --
2. Reading the Figural: Rehearsing the Figural. Foucault through Deleuze, or The Diagrammatics of Power . Reading the Figural. The End of Modernism --
3. The Figure and the Text. Film and the Scene of Writing: "With dreams displaced into a forest of script". Hieroglyphics, Montage, Enunciation --
4. The Ends of the Aesthetic --
5. The Historical Image: A Plea for the Dead. Social Hieroglyphs and the Optics of History. The Antinomic Character of Time. Anteroom Thinking, or "The Last Things before the Last" --
6. A Genealogy of Time: Two Stories of 1968. Two Audiovisual Regimes: The Movement-Image and Time-Image. The Ends of the Dialectic and the Return of History: Hegel and Nietzsche. Genealogy, Countermemory, Event --
7. An Uncertain Utopia: Digital Culture. An Image of Technological Abundance. A Digression on Postmodernism. Three Questions concerning Digital Culture. An Impossible Ideal of Power.
|Series Title:||Post-contemporary interventions.|
|Other Titles:||Philosophy after the new media|
"A stunning accomplishment in the theorization of the visual. By situating developments in photography, film, and digital media on multiple hinges between philosophy and history, France and Germany,