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The Resource Living, thinking, looking, Siri Hustvedt

Living, thinking, looking, Siri Hustvedt

Label
Living, thinking, looking
Title
Living, thinking, looking
Statement of responsibility
Siri Hustvedt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dazzling collection of essays by the bestselling author of What I Loved and The Summer Without Men. This is wrtten with Siri Hustvedt's customary intelligence, wit and ability to convey complex ideas in a clear and lively way
Summary
Essays that explore what it means to be a human being draw upon the author's personal experiences; thoughts on memory, emotion, and the imagination; and the visual arts
Writing style
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10129473
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hustvedt, Siri
Dewey number
814.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
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True
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  • Hustvedt, Siri
  • Criticism
  • Art criticism
Target audience
adult
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essays
Label
Living, thinking, looking, Siri Hustvedt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Living -- Variations on Desire: A Mouse, a Dog, Buber, and Bovary -- My Mother, Phineas, Morality, and Feeling -- Search for a Definition -- My Strange Head: Notes on Migraine -- Playing, Wild Thoughts, and a Novel's Underground -- Sleeping/Not Sleeping -- Outside the Mirror -- Some Musings on the Word Scandinavia -- My Inger Christensen -- My Father/Myself -- Flowers -- Thinking -- The Real Story -- Excursions to the Islands of the Happy Few -- On Reading -- Stig Dagerman -- The Analyst in Fiction: Reflections on a More or Less Hidden Being -- Critical Notes on the Verbal Climate -- Three Emotional Stories -- Freud's Playground -- Looking -- Notes on Seeing -- The Drama of Perception: Looking at Morandi -- Louise Bourgeois -- Old Pictures -- Duccio di Buoninsegna at the Met -- Kiki Smith: Bound and Unbound -- This Living Hand -- Truth and Rightness: Gerhard Richter -- Annette Messager: Hers and Mine -- Necessary Leaps: Richard Allen Morris --
  • Contents note continued: Margaret Bowland's Theatrum Mundi -- Why Goya? -- Embodied Visions: What Does It Mean to Look at a Work of Art?
Control code
000048992049
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781444732634
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Living, thinking, looking, Siri Hustvedt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Living -- Variations on Desire: A Mouse, a Dog, Buber, and Bovary -- My Mother, Phineas, Morality, and Feeling -- Search for a Definition -- My Strange Head: Notes on Migraine -- Playing, Wild Thoughts, and a Novel's Underground -- Sleeping/Not Sleeping -- Outside the Mirror -- Some Musings on the Word Scandinavia -- My Inger Christensen -- My Father/Myself -- Flowers -- Thinking -- The Real Story -- Excursions to the Islands of the Happy Few -- On Reading -- Stig Dagerman -- The Analyst in Fiction: Reflections on a More or Less Hidden Being -- Critical Notes on the Verbal Climate -- Three Emotional Stories -- Freud's Playground -- Looking -- Notes on Seeing -- The Drama of Perception: Looking at Morandi -- Louise Bourgeois -- Old Pictures -- Duccio di Buoninsegna at the Met -- Kiki Smith: Bound and Unbound -- This Living Hand -- Truth and Rightness: Gerhard Richter -- Annette Messager: Hers and Mine -- Necessary Leaps: Richard Allen Morris --
  • Contents note continued: Margaret Bowland's Theatrum Mundi -- Why Goya? -- Embodied Visions: What Does It Mean to Look at a Work of Art?
Control code
000048992049
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781444732634
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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