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Through The Looking Glass: John Cage and Avant-Garde Film

  • Author: Brown, Richard H.



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  • Introduction: Audiovisual(ity/ology)
  • Chapter 1: The Spirit inside Each Object: Oskar Fischinger, Sound Phonography, and the Inner Eye
  • Chapter 2: Dreams that Money Can Buy: Trance, Myth, and Expression, 1941-1948.
  • Chapter 3: Losing the Ground: Chance, Transparency and Cinematic Space, 1948-1958
  • Chapter 4: Cinema Delimina: Post-Cagean Aesthetics, Medium-Specificity, and Expanded Cinema
  • Conclusion: Through the Looking Glass: Poetics and Chance in John Cage's One
  • Bibliography
  • Index