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By Jen E. Boyle

ISBN-10: 1138249297

ISBN-13: 9781138249295

ISBN-10: 1409400697

ISBN-13: 9781409400691

Anamorphosis in Early smooth Literature explores the superiority of anamorphic viewpoint within the 17th and eighteenth centuries in England. Jen Boyle investigates how anamorphic media flourished in early smooth England as an interactive expertise and mode of have an effect on in public interactive artwork, urban and backyard layout, and as a concept and determine in literature, political conception and usual and experimental philosophy. Anamorphic mediation, Boyle brings to mild, supplied Milton, Margaret Cavendish, and Daniel Defoe, between others, with a strong techno-imaginary for traversing via projective, digital adventure. Drawing on vast archival learn on the topic of the style of "practical standpoint" in early sleek Europe, Boyle bargains a scholarly attention of anamorphic standpoint (its technical ability, performances, and embodied practices) as an interactive aesthetics and cultural imaginary. finally, Boyle demonstrates how viewpoint media inflected a various set of knowledges and performances on the topic of embodiment, impact, and collective consciousness.

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