Cartographies of New York and Other Postwar American Cities : Art, Literature and Urban Spaces.

By: Manolescu, MonicaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandGeocriticism and Spatial Literary Studies: Publisher: Cham : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (266 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319986630Subject(s): Literature, Modern-20th century-History and criticism | Cartography-New York (State)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Cartographies of New York and Other Postwar American Cities : Art, Literature and Urban SpacesDDC classification: 306.097471 LOC classification: PN1-PN6790Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Series Editor's Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Permissions -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- References -- Chapter 2 Walking with Poe: "The Man of the Crowd" from Text to Street -- The Legacies of the Flâneur -- Vanishing Point: From Poe to Buckingham -- New Forms of Following: Poe, the Metropolis and Virtual Communities -- References -- Chapter 3 Transitions: Happenings and Beyond -- Into the Streets: Genealogies of Urban Mapping -- Oldenburg's The Street and Kaprow's Words: The City Inside -- Dispersed Spatiality: Calling -- Fluxus: Drawing Lines and Maps -- References -- Chapter 4 Following Vito Acconci -- Inside/Outside: Boundaries of the Page -- Urban Nuisances: Following Piece and Beyond -- American Gifts: Home and Architecture -- References -- Chapter 5 Eternal Cities: Rome/Passaic. On Robert Smithson's "Monuments of Passaic" -- An "Exploratory Path": From Passaic to Rome -- Cultural and Geographical Frames -- Rome: "The Rotting Remains of a Vanished Age" -- References -- Chapter 6 Gordon Matta-Clark's Urban Slivers and "Word Works" -- In the Ruins of New York -- Cartographic Gaps -- "Word Works" -- References -- Chapter 7 Cartographies and the Texture of Cities: Rebecca Solnit's Infinite City. A San Francisco Atlas -- The Death and Renewal of Maps -- Point of View and Renewal -- Identity and Performative Cartography -- "The Phantom of Place" -- The Atlas as Method -- References -- Chapter 8 Conclusion: "Write a Book to Get Lost" -- References -- Index.
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Intro -- Series Editor's Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Permissions -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- References -- Chapter 2 Walking with Poe: "The Man of the Crowd" from Text to Street -- The Legacies of the Flâneur -- Vanishing Point: From Poe to Buckingham -- New Forms of Following: Poe, the Metropolis and Virtual Communities -- References -- Chapter 3 Transitions: Happenings and Beyond -- Into the Streets: Genealogies of Urban Mapping -- Oldenburg's The Street and Kaprow's Words: The City Inside -- Dispersed Spatiality: Calling -- Fluxus: Drawing Lines and Maps -- References -- Chapter 4 Following Vito Acconci -- Inside/Outside: Boundaries of the Page -- Urban Nuisances: Following Piece and Beyond -- American Gifts: Home and Architecture -- References -- Chapter 5 Eternal Cities: Rome/Passaic. On Robert Smithson's "Monuments of Passaic" -- An "Exploratory Path": From Passaic to Rome -- Cultural and Geographical Frames -- Rome: "The Rotting Remains of a Vanished Age" -- References -- Chapter 6 Gordon Matta-Clark's Urban Slivers and "Word Works" -- In the Ruins of New York -- Cartographic Gaps -- "Word Works" -- References -- Chapter 7 Cartographies and the Texture of Cities: Rebecca Solnit's Infinite City. A San Francisco Atlas -- The Death and Renewal of Maps -- Point of View and Renewal -- Identity and Performative Cartography -- "The Phantom of Place" -- The Atlas as Method -- References -- Chapter 8 Conclusion: "Write a Book to Get Lost" -- References -- Index.

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