Friday, October 2, 2009
SILENT OBJECTS / TALKING SUBJECTS
As we move from talking about ekphrastic forms to a more general discussion about the politics of ekphrasis, it may be helpful to do some research on intertextual elements in the poems by Rita Dove and Elizabeth Alexander.
Click on the links below to connect to some basic online resources:
Venus of Willendorf
There are also many good YouTube videos on both the Venus and Sara Baartman.