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Epilepsy Metaphors : Liminal Spaces of Individuation in American Literature 1990-2015.

Author: Eleana Vaja
Publisher: Bielefeld : Transcipt Verlag, 2017.
Series: Lettre.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Between 1990 and 2015, American literature saw the emergence of a new corpus of epilepsy metaphors which tackle the stigma of epilepsy within three areas: society, body, and language. Eleana Vaja introduces concepts such as protometaphors, relational meta.
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Vaja, Eleana.
Epilepsy Metaphors : Liminal Spaces of Individuation in American Literature 1990-2015.
Bielefeld : Transcipt Verlag, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eleana Vaja
ISBN: 9783839441183 3839441188
OCLC Number: 1009322953
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (257 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
I. The Folklore of Epilepsy --
I.A Falling Asleep: The Stigma of Epilepsy in History --
I.B American Literature: From Stigma to Metaphor? --
I.C Ableist Metaphors: Historical Motifs and Normalcy --
II. Liminal Spaces of Individuation --
II. A JÃơrgen Link and Michel Foucault: Symptomatic Signification of Proto- and Flexmetaphors --
II. B George Canguilhem: Vital Materiality and Relational Metaphors --
II. C Gilbert Simondon: Transindividual Metastability and Conceptual Metaphors III. Epilepsy Metaphors in American Literature (1990â#x80;#x93;2015)III. A Metaphor and Society: Proto- and Flexmetaphors and Calculated Individuation --
III. B Metaphor and Materiality: The Relational Body and Its Electric Individuation --
III. C Metaphor and Idioms: Siri Hustvedtâ#x80;#x99;s Metastable Rhetoric as Transindividuation --
Conclusion
Series Title: Lettre.

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Between 1990 and 2015, American literature saw the emergence of a new corpus of epilepsy metaphors which tackle the stigma of epilepsy within three areas: society, body, and language. Eleana Vaja introduces concepts such as protometaphors, relational meta.

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