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Refiguring minds in narrative media

Author: David Ciccoricco
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2015.
Series: Frontiers of narrative.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How do writers represent cognition, and what can these representations tell us about how our own minds work? Refiguring Minds in Narrative Media is the first single-author book to explore these questions across media, moving from analyses of literary narratives in print to those found where so much cultural and artistic production occurs today: computer screens. Expanding the domain of literary studies from a focus
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Ciccoricco, David, 1973-
Refiguring minds in narrative media
(DLC) 2015018717
(OCoLC)907651244
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Ciccoricco
ISBN: 9780803284753 0803284756
OCLC Number: 925522791
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: List of IllustrationsAcknowledgmentsIntroductionPart 1. Attention and Perception1. Tragic Misperceptions in a Novel of Twin Consciousness2. Digital Fiction and Your Divided Attention3. Gameworlds and Sharing Attention in Mythic ProportionsPart 2. Memory and Emotion4. Great Escalations in a Novel of the Everyday5. Digital Fiction and Memory's Playground6. Playing with Memory and a Graphophiliac God of WarCoda: Pattern and CoherenceAppendixNotesReferencesIndex
Series Title: Frontiers of narrative.
Responsibility: David Ciccoricco.

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"How do writers represent cognition, and what can these representations tell us about how our own minds work? Refiguring Minds in Narrative Media is the first single-author book to explore these questions across media, moving from analyses of literary narratives in print to those found where so much cultural and artistic production occurs today: computer screens. Expanding the domain of literary studies from a focus on representations to the kind of simulations that characterize narratives in digital media, such as those found in interactive, web-based digital fictions and story-driven video games, David Ciccoricco draws on new research in the cognitive sciences to illustrate how the cybernetic and ludic qualities characterizing narratives in new literary media have significant implications for how we understand the workings of actual minds in an increasingly media-saturated culture. Amid continued concern about the impact of digital media on the minds of readers and players today, and the alarming philosophical questions generated by the communion of minds and machines, Ciccoricco provides detailed examples illustrating how stories in virtually any medium can still nourish creative imagination and cultivate critical--and ethical--reflection. Contributing new insights on attention, perception, memory, and emotion, Refiguring Minds in Narrative Media is a book at the forefront of a new wave of media-conscious cognitive literary studies"--

"Explores how writers and artists represent cognition in print fiction, digital fiction, and video games and what these representations tell us about our minds across media"--

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"In this beautifully written book, David Ciccoricco uses print and digital narrative as springboards for the discussion of major cognitive issues such as memory, perception, attention, and emotion. . Read more...

 
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