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Performing Leigh Hunt’s 1840 Play "A Legend of Florence"
(Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009)
Leigh Hunt's authorship of "A legend of Florence" (1840) — a drama inspired by the rich cultural, intellectual, and political climate of Italy — reflects, as Michael Eberle-Sinatra demonstrates in the final essay of the ...
Max Weber, Contemporary Life Conduct and Existential Cultures
Max Weber, Life Conduct and Contemporary Existential Cultures
(Oxford University Press, 2018)
The concept of life style appears in Max Weber’s writings under the guise of Lebensführung, or life conduct. It is closely linked to the spirit of capitalism and to a religious work ethic Weber traces in life maxims ...
(Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2014)
This essay provides an overview of the different types of study that can be conducted when considering the narrative aspects of video game play. It contextualizes this research among the larger movements of narratology, ...
Julius III’s Tower of the Winds: A Forgotten Aspect of Villa Giulia
(Villa I Tatti, 2013)
Digital Paratext : Editorialization and the Very Death of the Author
(Information Science Reference, 2014-04)
As shown by different scholars, the idea of “author” is not absolute or necessary. On the contrary, it came to life as an answer to the very practical needs of an emerging print technology in search of an economic model ...
Toward an Archaeology of the Gaze: the Perception and Function of Garden Views in Italian Renaissance Villas
(Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2011)
There’s More to the Camera’s Obscura Than Meets the Eye
Television as History: Representations of German Television Broadcasting, 1935-1944
(Southern Illinois University Press, 1992)