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Anti-Portraits free pdf "Anti-Portraits: Poetics of the Face in Modern English, Polish and Russian Literature" (1835-1965) examines prose portraits which challenge the belief that the face reflects character. Their authors consider physiognomy as a form of aesthetic dictatorship conducive to stereotyping and racism.

About Kamila Pawlikowska

Kamila Pawlikowska, Ph.D. (2013), graduated from the University of Kent (UK) and is presently a British Academy/Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Seikei University in Tokyo. Her current research project examines reception of Japan in Europe in the second half of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth century.

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Author : Kamila Pawlikowska
Publisher : Brill
Data Published : 08 October 2015
ISBN : 9004302255
EAN : 9789004302259
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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