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oneiric

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Of or relating to dreams. oneirocritic n. A dream-interpreter. oneirocriticism n. Dream interpretation. oneirodynia n. Troubled sleep. oneiromancy n. Divination through...

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oneiric

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Of or relating to dreams. oneirocritic n. A dream-interpreter. oneirocriticism n. Dream interpretation. oneirodynia n. Troubled sleep. oneiromancy n. Divination through...

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oneiric

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 185 words.

Amharic, barbaric, Garrick, Pindaric, samsaric • fabric • cambric • Aelfric • chivalric • geriatric, paediatric (

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oneiric

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 185 words.

Amharic, barbaric, Garrick, Pindaric, samsaric • fabric • cambric • Aelfric • chivalric • geriatric, paediatric (

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oneiric <i>adj.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 34 words.

Of or relating to dreams. oneirocritic n. A dream-interpreter. oneirocriticism n. Dream interpretation. oneirodynia n. Troubled sleep. oneiromancy n. Divination

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oneiric <i>adj.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 34 words.

Of or relating to dreams. oneirocritic n. A dream-interpreter. oneirocriticism n. Dream interpretation. oneirodynia n. Troubled sleep.

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Chopin’s Oneiric Soundscapes and the Role of Dreams in Romantic Culture

Halina Goldberg.

in Chopin and His World

August 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 10519 words.

This chapter talks about how the notion of dreaming in music immediately brings to mind Chopin's nocturnes. Indeed, this genre's explicit association with the night invokes the oneiric...

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ALVÁREZ-RIOS, Roberto (<i>born</i> 1932), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 270 words.

Cuban, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 1932, in Havana.

Painter.

Avárez-Rios was a student at the Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes San...

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González, Juan (1945 - 1993), painter, draughtsman

Ricardo Pau-Llosa.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 224 words.

Cuban painter and draughtsman, active in the USA. He studied at the University of Miami, from 1965 to 1972. He painted haunting dreamscapes and works full of oneiric imagery. In Nativity (...

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Quilici, Pancho (<i>born</i> 1954), printmaker, draughtsman

Lelia Delgado.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 246 words.

Venezuelan printmaker and draughtsman, active in France. He graduated in graphic design from the Instituto de Diseño Neumann-Ince, Caracas, in 1978 and studied lithography (1978–9) at the...

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Empires of the Self

D. Harlan Wilson.

in J. G. Ballard

November 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 10213 words.

Much of Ballard’s fiction extrapolates experiences from his own life. His entire canon might be viewed as an effort in self-fashioning and the creation of his own image even as he played...

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Captured Things

Janine Mileaf.

in On Writing with Photography

February 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 8502 words.

This chapter talks about Man Ray, an artist known for assembling objects and taking photographs. As bricoleur of the three-dimensional, Man Ray produced celebrated works such as the Lampsha...

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Eating Eumolpus

Richard Armstrong.

in Tradition, Translation, Trauma

June 2011; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical Literature. 7581 words.

This chapter analyzes the film, Fellini Satyricon, arguing that we can learn much from the film if we see it as a consubstantial nexus of translation, refragmentation, oneiric imagining,...

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Through the Looking Glass: Chabrol’s Mirrors and the ‘Crystal-image’

Catherine Dousteyssier-Khoze.

in Claude Chabrol's Aesthetics of Opacity

January 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Film. 8362 words.

In close conversation with the previous chapter, Deleuze’s concept of ‘crystal-image’ is used here to explore various reflexive structures and show how pivotal they are to the construction...

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The Living Future (and the Imponderable Weight of the Dead)

Eduardo Kohn.

in How Forests Think

August 2013; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Theory and Practice of Anthropology. 12730 words.

This chapter focuses on another enigmatic dream, that of a hunter who is not sure if he is the rapacious predator (who appears here as a white policeman) or the helpless prey of his oneiric...

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<i>Detour</i>

Vivian Sobchack.

in Kiss the Blood Off My Hands

September 2014; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Film. 8012 words.

This chapter argues that rear-screen projection in Edgar Ulmer's Detour (1945) is just as critical to the film's audiovisual economy as voiceover and flashback. Not unlike the radiophonic...

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Avant-Garde Lot’s Wife: Natalia Goncharova’s <i>Salt Pillars</i> and the Rebirth of Hospitality

Lowell Gallagher.

in Sodomscapes

June 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 11731 words.

Chapter four shows how the innovative treatment of the flight from Sodom by the avant-garde Russian painter Natal’ia Goncharova (1881-1962) presents a figural merger of messianic...

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Measures of Violence: Terrorism in Camus, Dib and Beyond

Jane Hiddleston.

in Forum for Modern Language Studies

January 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Literature. 6890 words.

This article opens by identifying the vocabulary of ranking and proportion in recent discussions of terrorism, in particular after the attacks of September 11th 2001, and goes on to...

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Father and Son

Jeremi Szaniawski.

in The Cinema of Alexander Sokurov

February 2014; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Film. 16538 words.

This chapter reviews the film Father and Son (2003). At the time of its Cannes premiere, the oneiric and sensual Father and Son mostly attracted questions pertaining to Sokurov's...

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American Independent Cinema

David Sterritt.

in Cinema and Media Studies

P ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Media Studies; Film; Radio; Television. 10022 words.

American independent cinema, often called “indie cinema,” has no clear historical starting point and no single definition. Most broadly, the term refers to films made outside the Hollywood...

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