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Transcultural montage

Author: Christian Suhr
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Disruptive montage has often been regarded as a potential threat to the dialogue between scholarly representations and the social world. This volume asserts the opposite: that the destabilization of commonsense perception is the very precondition for transcending social and cultural categories.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Suhr
ISBN: 9780857459640 0857459643
OCLC Number: 824353172
Description: viii, 326 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. I Montage as an Analytic --
ch. 1 Montage and Time: Deleuze, Cinema, and a Buddhist Sorcery Rite / Bruce Kapferer --
ch. 2 Temporal Aesthetics: On Deleuzian Montage in Anthropology / Morten Nielsen --
ch. 3 All the Difference in the World: Liminality, Montage, and the Reinvention of Comparative Anthropology / Stuart McLean --
ch. 4 Into the Gloaming: A Montage of the Senses / Andrew Irving --
pt. II Montage in Writing --
ch. 5 Being a Montage / Anne Line Dalsgaard --
ch. 6 Smith's Tour Favela / Paul Antick --
ch. 7 Labor Days: A Non-Linear Narrative of Development / Nina Holm Vohnsen --
ch. 8 Mind the Gap / Karen Lisa Salamon --
pt. III Montage in Film --
ch. 9 Women in Cities: Comparative Modernities and Cinematic Space in the 1930s / Catherine Russell. Ch. 10 Radioglaz and the Global City: Possibilities and Constraints of Experimental Montage / Julia T.S. Binter --
ch. 11 Filming in the Light of Memory / Alyssa Grossman --
ch. 12 Montage as Analysis in Ethnographic and Documentary Filmmaking: From Hunting for Plots Toward Weaving Baskets of Data / Jakob Kirstein Høgel --
ch. 13 In Defense of Observational Cinema: The Significance of the Bazinian Turn for Ethnographic Filmmaking / Anna Grimshaw --
pt. IV Montage in Museum Exhibitions --
ch. 14 Assembling Potentials, Mounting Effects: Ethnographic Exhibitions Beyond Correspondence / Peter Bjerregaard --
ch. 15 Assembling Bodies: Cuts, Clusters, and Juxtapositions / Rebecca Empson --
ch. 16 Project Villa Sovietica: Clashing Images, Expectations, and Receptions / Willem Mes.
Responsibility: edited by Christian Suhr and Rane Willerslev.

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