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Mnemosyne – A History of the Arts of Memory from Antiquity to Contemporary Multimedia Creation
François Boutonnet [see all titles]
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FOREWORD

ARTIFICIAL MEMORY
Art of Loci: The Method of Places
Toward the Collective Use of Memory Palaces
Combinatorial Art and Dynamic Representation
Magic Art and the Expansion of the Universe

SETTING PLACES IN MOTION
The Mental Walk: A Vector of Metamorphosis
Rambling, Dreaming, and Tracking
Idleness, Arcades, and Poetic Deviations


SETTING IMAGES IN MOTION
Xenia and Emancipation From the Real
Phantasms, Paintings that Speak, and Theaters of Memory
Intertextual Images and Dynamic Narration


THE WORLD IN THE HEAD
Animated Figures, Monads, and the Camera Obscura
Magic / Image
Illusion, Casting Shadows, and Cinema


REBIRTH OF MNEMOSYNE
Labyrinth, Memory, Forgetfulness
Connections, Memory, and Symbolic Arrangements
We Should Have Said Mnemosyne


VIRTUAL LANDSCAPES
Expanded Cinema, Digital Images, and Immemoryy
Virtual Theaters and Hypertextual Narratives
Interactivity and Collective Intelligence


ON THE ROAD! A PROVISIONAL EPILOG

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