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Studies on themes and motifs in literature. 1056-3970 ; v. 99.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Virtues and strategies of deception in classical literature Disguising Helen : the polymorphous wife in the Odyssey / Roberto Nickel The seductiveness of deception : Ovid's advice to lovers / Carol U. Merriam Destabilization of reality in Renaissance and baroque trompe-l'oeil More than meets the eye : Giulio Romano, Federico II Gonzaga, and the triumph of trompe-l'oeil at the Palazzo del Te in Mantu / Sally Hickson Baroque poetry in Italy : deception, illusion, and epistemological shifts / John Picchione Comedic irony and the art of sarcasm The masks of comedy : a general theory applied to Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream / Vincent Francavilla On the science and art of sarcasm / Albert N. Katz The panorama and the panopticon : deception and the origin of perspective Panoramic trompe-l'oeil : c'était tout une vie by François Bon / Catherine Parayre Leaving the Island of Cyclops : practicing an "aural" genealogy within the surrealist community of fellowship / Brian Lightbody Unveiling the self : disguise and the reconstruction of identity Deception of the self in Zamyatin's We / Michael Berman Veiling/unveiling in Tahar Ben Jelloun's The sacred sand child : disguise and deception of the female protagonist / Tamara El-Hoss Self-reflexive texts : uncovering artistic process beneath narrative layers Between a rock and a hard place : Marie Redonnet's Candy store and Nevermore / Jeannette Gaudet Matthew Barney's strategic and critical disguises : Cremaster 3 and masculine performativity / Richard Smolinski Suspension of filmic disbelief : filling in the interstices between the frames Famous film failures or our lapse in "poetic faith" / Maurice Yacowar Deception as aggression : Salvador Dali and Luis Buñuel's Un chien Andalou / R. Bruce Elder Wax figures and anatomical models : the body unveiled Uneasy associations : wax bodies outside the canon / Catherine Heard What lies beneath : the female anatomy flap revealed / Linda Carreiro Buddhist and Sufi texts : deception and disguise in the spiritual journey Why must God show himself in disguise? an exploration of Sufism within Farid Attar's "The conference of the birds" / Rebekah Zwanzig Deception in Chinese Buddhist thinking : reflections from the Lotus Sūtra and the Vimalakīrti Sūtra / Anna Ghiglione.