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The Medusa imagery emerges most potently in two instances in ...

Medusa: Ekphrasis and Iconography in The Faerie Queene Spenser's The Faerie Queene, an enigmatic poem prone to subjective interpretations, remains almost impenetrable to objective scrutiny, because Spenser creates readerly dissonance by pursuing multiple objectives in the poem.

Ekphrastic Poetry Lesson

Ekphrastic Poetry Le. sson. Lesson Summary: Students will write a ten-line poem. inspired by an artwork. Materials n. eeded: • Artwork reproductions to hand out or project in the classroom • Paper and pencils • Optional: Observation Worksheet (attached), Selected Poetry Terms (attached),

Backing into Ekphrasis: Reading and Writing Poetry about ...

46 English Journal Vol. 96, No. 1 September 2006 hat do John Keats, W. H. Auden, Anne Sexton, and my ninth-grade students have in common? They have all written ekphrastic poetry.

Introduction. The engaging eye: Ekphrasis and twentieth ...

Introduction. The engaging eye: Ekphrasis and twentieth-century poetry You are worried that you don’t write? Don’t be. It’s the tribute of the air that

Ekphrasis in the Age of Cervantes

148 M ARCIA L. W ELLES Cervantes the windmill encounter (I, 8) is the subject of a now-classic essay by E. C. Riley. It is not surprising, therefore, that De Armas analyzes this particular scene to specify Cervantes' innovative contribution to the ekphrastic tradition.

Ekphrasis, Imagination and Persuasion in Ancient Rhetorical ...

C 2008Institutefor Research in Classical Philosophy and Science All rights reserved ISSN 1549-4497 (online) ISSN 1549-4470 (print) ISSN 1549-4489 (CD-ROM ) Aestimatio 5(2008) 234--245 Ekphrasis, Imagination and Persuasion in Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Practice by Ruth Webb Farnham, UK ...

Caelata fagina pocula : Irony in Virgil's Pastoral Ekphrasis ...

Caelata fagina pocula : Irony in Virgil's Pastoral Ekphrasis Holly L. Murphy (Baylor University) Scholars suggest that Virgil purposefully exposes the limits of pastoral poetry in his third Eclogue, a poem ironically satiated in the pastoral tradition (Seg al "Vergil's Caelatum Opus: An ...

EKPHRASIS AND INQUIRY: ARTFUL WRITING ON ARTS-BASED TOPICS IN ...

EKPHRASIS AND INQUIRY: ARTFUL WRITING ON ARTS-BASED TOPICS IN EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH Submitted by Monica Prendergast, B.F.A., B.Ed., M.A., Ph.D. (in progress) Interdisciplinary doctoral student Departments of Theatre/ Curriculum and Instruction University of Victoria Victoria, British Columbia ...

—Wallace Stevens, The Necessary Angel: Essays on Reality ...

Studies in Ekphrasis and the Ekphrastic Studio* fall 2009 Julia Spicher Kasdorf The Monastery of San Paolo, Orvieto "The world about us would be desolate except for the world within us.

Christodoros on the Statues of the Zeuxippos Baths: A New ...

Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 47 (2007) 361-383 © 2007 GRBS Christodoros on the Statues of the Zeuxippos Baths: A New Reading of the Ekphrasis Anthony Kaldellis URING THE REIGN of Anastasios (491-518), the poet Christodoros of Koptos in Egypt traveled to Constantinople where he wrote (and ...