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Poetry, Photography, EkphrasisLyrical Representations of Photographs from the 19th Century to the Present$
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Andrew Miller

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781781381908

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.5949/liverpool/9781781381908.001.0001

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The Ekphrasis of Iconic Photographs

The Ekphrasis of Iconic Photographs

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(p.136) 5 The Ekphrasis of Iconic Photographs
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Poetry, Photography, Ekphrasis
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Andrew D. Miller

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Liverpool University Press
DOI:10.5949/liverpool/9781781381908.003.0006

The chapter discusses the aspects of ekphrases of iconic (world famous) photographs. Using Arnold Van Gennep’s study into the rites of passage, it describes this sort of ekphrasis as one that entails certain rites of passage into visual culture. The poets examined are Sharon Olds, Kate Daniels, Louis de Paor and Ernesto Cardenal.

Keywords:   Media rites of passage Nick Ut Marilyn Monroe

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