"The Looking Glass": Visual Perception in Elizabeth Bishop's 'The Gentleman of Shalott' and John Ashbery's 'Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror'

Kim Howey


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John Ashbery; Elizabeth Bishop; Visual Perception; Phenomenology; Aesthetics

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