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  Volume 18, Number 3, Fall 2010

Table of Contents


Introduction: Aesthetics of the Tool—Technologies, Figures, and Instruments of Literature and Art

pp. 203-209

Paper Tools

Paper and Poetics

pp. 211-229

Paul Valéry and Geometry: Instrument, Writing Model, Practice

pp. 231-249

Drawing Cure: Children's Drawings as a Psychoanalytic Instrument

pp. 251-272

Poetological-Technical Operations: Representation of Motion in Adalbert Stifter

pp. 273-289

Tool and Language

From Romantic Tools to Technics: Heideggerian Questions in Novalis's Anthropology

pp. 291-307

Poetics of the Tool: Word-Work in the Language Laboratories of the Russian Avant-Garde (Aleksei Gastev)

pp. 309-325

Instrumentality and Referentiality in Poetry (Thomas Kling)

pp. 327-344


Between the Forge and the Assembly Line: The Time of the Tool in the Work of Andrei Platonov

pp. 345-362

Dziga Vertov, The First Shoemaker of Russian Cinema

pp. 363-382

The Author as Photographer: Tret'iakov's, Erenburg's, and Il'f's Images of the West

pp. 383-403

Tools of Knowledge

The Literary Compass: An Outlook on the Poetic Functions of Hydrography

pp. 405-419

Eupalinos, or The Master Shipwright: The Threshold between Land and Sea as a Design Tool

pp. 421-439

Thinking about/on Thinking: Observations on the Thought Photography of the Early Twentieth Century

pp. 441-458


Bernard Stiegler's Pharmacy: A Conversation

pp. 459-476

Book Review

Bits of Life: Feminism at the Intersections of Media, Bioscience, and Technology (review)

pp. 477-480



pp. 481-484

Research Areas


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