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Landscapes of the Passing Strange Reflections from Shakespeare In this collaborative work photographer Rosamond Purcell and Shakespeare scholar Michael Wit explore the transcendent emotion in Shakespeare s work through photographs pairing the allusive power of

  • Title: Landscapes of the Passing Strange: Reflections from Shakespeare
  • Author: Rosamond Wolff Purcell
  • ISBN: 9780393339482
  • Page: 106
  • Format: Paperback
  • Landscapes of the Passing Strange: Reflections from Shakespeare By Rosamond Wolff Purcell, In this collaborative work, photographer Rosamond Purcell and Shakespeare scholar Michael Wit explore the transcendent emotion in Shakespeare s work through photographs, pairing the allusive power of images with the subversive effects of Shakespeare s language The book takes advantage of oblique connections to reveal things that cannot be represented directly on stageIn this collaborative work, photographer Rosamond Purcell and Shakespeare scholar Michael Wit explore the transcendent emotion in Shakespeare s work through photographs, pairing the allusive power of images with the subversive effects of Shakespeare s language The book takes advantage of oblique connections to reveal things that cannot be represented directly on stage.Purcell has pioneered the technique of capturing reflections in antique mercury glass apothecary jars, resulting in haunting images that seem to move with the liquid quickness of ideas These images are an attempt to capture Shakespeare s expansive imagination in actionmdash what Coleridge called his myriad mindedness they take a visceral journey into the world of his plays Wit has paired each photograph with a short passage from Shakespeare s plays with an uncanny sense of the playwright s intent.

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    1 thought on “Landscapes of the Passing Strange: Reflections from Shakespeare

    1. This is a beautiful coffee table book that bridges classic works with modern photography I have a complete post with images on my blog evolvingenglishteacher

    2. An ode to the formlessness of life The vague, dreamy imagery of the infinite vision that beholds our politics with hooded lids The quotes are brief Superimposed onto mystical landscapes, they are revealed to be timeless messages as the authors gently unweave them from their narrative context.

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