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Mixed Messages: American Correspondences in Visual and Verbal Practices

Catherine Gander and Sarah Garland


Mixed Messages presents and interrogates ten distinct moments from the arts of nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first century America where visual and verbal forms blend and clash. Charting correspondences concerned with the expression and meaning of human experience, this volume moves beyond standard interdisciplinary theoretical approaches to consider the written and visual artwork in embodied, cognitive, and contextual terms. Offering a genuinely interdisciplinary contribution to the intersecting fields of art history, avant-garde studies, word-image relations, and literary studies, Mixed M ... More

Keywords: Image and text, American literature, American art, Avant garde, Interdisciplinary, Intermedia, Pragmatist aesthetics, Embodied aesthetics

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Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781784991500
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2017 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784991500.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Catherine Gander, editor
Queen's University Belfast

Sarah Garland, editor

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