disjecta membra


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disjecta membra

(dɪsˈdʒɛktə ˈmɛmbrə)
pl n
(Library Science & Bibliography) scattered fragments, esp parts taken from a writing or writings
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They might be useful to me as relics of my adventure," said he, "but beyond that I can hardly see what use the disjecta membra of my late acquaintance are going to be to me.
The only things found were disjecta membra from which it is difficult to compose a coherent body.
Toward the door, behind a curtain, there's a closet filled with the disjecta membra of the Biennale itself: champagne flutes, hors d'oeuvre trays, printed matter, the odd shoe.
L'angelo posto al centro di una scena vuota, ha ormai intorno a se solo gli strumenti necessari a unire le disjecta membra di cui ci appare costituito l'universo dell'essente; ma il mondo s'e ormai volatilizzato.
De alli la necesidad de hablar e instalar el concepto de disjecta membra.
Segun Jean Clair, historiador del arte y escritor, "es una melancolia radical: es el presentimiento de que ninguna matbesis universalis [matematica universal] puede ya reordenar y reunir los disjecta membra [miembros dispersos] de lo real".
The archival research is particularly impressive: Luckhurst has pored over the minutes of the Ghost Club, assembled the biographical disjecta membra of some long-forgotten figures, and spotlighted the less well-known facets of famous ones, while also managing to provide succinct and thought-provoking accounts of some of the shows of London.
Counterpart to this machine, and secretary to the anomalous forms it emits, Yuji Agematsu has, in the improvisational archivist's lifestyle he's invented for himself, been combing Manhattan's streets for curios of trash--the disjecta membra of consumer culture--for 29 years.
The Gloucester gates that sported Montforfs disjecta membra in 1264 would be barred in 1348 in a forlorn attempt to keep out the Black Death--the rat-flea-borne buboes that spread at almost a mile per day in that ill-starred year.
Aun en un mundo atiborrado de imagenes, las disjecta membra, ya no en sentido figurado que despliega Wieder horrorizan a los espectadores porque en su hybris ha sobrepasado los limites; al sobreactuar su propia poetica con un despliegue de fotos, y como luego sabremos de notas escritas a maquina, frente a un mundo que se desea ofuscado, es decir, sin palabras ni imagenes, ha instalado una paradoja:
The student prompts the Sphinx to re-member Ammon from of his disjecta membra, just as he strives to re-member the Sphinx with his daydream, and just as, in extent, Wilde the poet strives to recall and piece together mythical history into an aphrodisiac mosaic.
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