cover image

Figures of desire : a theory and analysis of surrealist film / Linda Williams.

Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1981] .
ISBN 0252008782, 9780252008788

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PN 1995.9 .S85 W5 (show me on map) Off-site
LIB stacks
PN1995.9.S85 W5 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PN1995.9.S85 W5 Available Request
Founders Library stacks
PN1995.9 S85 W5 Available Request
Founders Library, Pollock Collection
PN1995.9 S85 W5 Available Request
Subjects Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983 -- Critique et interprétation.
Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989 -- Critique et interprétation.
Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989.
Surrealism in motion pictures.
Surréalisme au cinéma.
Description xv, 229 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-225) and index.
Contents Part one : The image -- The image in pre-surrealist poetic theory -- The surrealist image -- Goudal, Artaud, and Denos in search of the "language" of dreams -- Freud, Lacan, and the unconscious -- Surrealist film and the imaginary -- Part two : Un Chien andalou -- Jakobson's metaphor and metonymy : rhetorical figures in film -- The prologue to Un Chien andalou : a surrealist film metaphor -- Latent meaning -- The meaning of the figures -- Part three : L'age d'or -- L'age d'or and its myth -- L'age d'or : a description of the film -- L'age d'or as myth -- Interdiction and transgression -- Diegesis and figure -- The false mirror -- Part four : Contemporary surrealism : Buñuel's The phantom of liberty and That obscure object of desire -- The phantom of liberty -- Permutations of freedom -- Surrealist metonymy -- That obscure object of desire -- Part five : Conclusion : the figures of desire -- Film fetish.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7171566
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Williams, Linda, 1946-
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


Export citation to: RefWorks