Déjà Vu : Herhaling in culturen wereldwijd.

Repetition has a major role in human culture. In lullabies and prayers, in protests and warcries: from the cradle to the grave, repetitionis the companion to life's essentials. In aconstantly revolving world there is no purerepetition. Events never repeat themselvesprecisely. This is equally tr...

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Main Author: Houppermans, Sjef
Other Authors: Jacobs, Jef, Kruk, Remke
Format: eBook
Language:Dutch
Published: Amsterdam : Leiden University Press, 2011.
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Summary:Repetition has a major role in human culture. In lullabies and prayers, in protests and warcries: from the cradle to the grave, repetitionis the companion to life's essentials. In aconstantly revolving world there is no purerepetition. Events never repeat themselvesprecisely. This is equally true of repetitionin Literature and Art, where the use ofrepetition is varied and frequent. How doesrepetition work? And how can it be of use?Déjà Vu unravels these questions in fifteenchapters ranging from film remakes andBaudelaire to the offer of Abraham and DavidLodge, Small World. Déjà Vu shows thatrep.
Physical Description:1 online resource (337 pages)
ISBN:9789400600645
940060064X
1280118474
9781280118470
9087281463
9789087281465
Language:Dutch.