TITLE

The Cyclopean City: A Fantasy Image of Decadence

AUTHOR(S)
Henighan, Ton
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Extrapolation (Kent State University Press);Spring94, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discourses on the image of the cyclopean city as perceived by writer Oswald Spengler. Analogies with tradition in literature and visual arts; Underlying significance of image of the city as necropolis and colossus; Function of the cyclopean city as an image of social despair.
ACCESSION #
9408181764

 

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