Iconology: Image, Text, Ideology

Front Cover
University of Chicago Press, Jul 15, 1987 - Art - 226 pages
4 Reviews
"[Mitchell] undertakes to explore the nature of images by comparing them with words, or, more precisely, by looking at them from the viewpoint of verbal language. . . . The most lucid exposition of the subject I have ever read."—Rudolf Arnheim, Times Literary Supplement

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Iconology: Image, Text, Ideology

User Review  - Goodreads

look, who has written the review, Rudolf Arnheim, that might suggest how important it is to read the book as a film scholar. Read full review

Review: Iconology: Image, Text, Ideology

User Review  - Charlie - Goodreads

look, who has written the review, Rudolf Arnheim, that might suggest how important it is to read the book as a film scholar. Read full review

References to this book

The Consuming Body
Pasi Falk
Limited preview - 1994
All Book Search results »

About the author (1987)

W. J. T. Mitchell is the Gaylord Donnelley Distinguished Service Professor of English and Art History at the University of Chicago and editor of Critical Inquiry.

Bibliographic information