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Cinematic Metaphor in Perspective

Reflections on a Transdisciplinary Framework

Ed. by Greifenstein, Sarah / Horst, Dorothea / Scherer, Thomas / Schmitt, Christina / Kappelhoff, Hermann / Müller, Cornelia

Series:Cinepoetics – English edition 5

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    Publication Date:
    October 2018
    Copyright year:
    2018
    ISBN
    978-3-11-061503-6
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    Aims and Scope

    Over centuries, scholars have explored how metaphor contributes to thought, language, culture. This collection of essays reflects on Müller, Kappelhoff, and colleagues’ transdisciplinary (film studies and linguistics) approach formulated in "Cinematic Metaphor: Experience – Affectivity – Temporality". The key concept of cinematic metaphor opens up reflections on metaphor as a form of embodied meaning-making in human life across disciplines.

    The book documents collaborative work, reflecting intense, sometimes controversial, discussions across disciplinary boundaries. In this edited volume, renowned authors explore how exposure to the framework of Cinematic Metaphor inspires their views of metaphor in film and of metaphor theory and analysis more generally.

    Contributions include explorations from the point of view of applied linguistics (Lynne Cameron), cognitive linguistics (Alan Cienki), media studies (Kathrin Fahlenbrach), media history (Michael Wedel), philosophy (Anne Eusterschulte), and psychology (Raymond W. Gibbs, Jr.).

    Details

    viii, 150 pages
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Collection
    Keyword(s):
    Cinematic metaphor, audiovisual media, multimodal interaction

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    S. Greifenstein, D. Horst, C. Müller, European University Viadrina, Frankfurt/O.; T. Scherer, C. Schmitt, H. Kappelhoff, FU Berlin.

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