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There is also a chapter on the cures of melancholy (wine, women, the great outdoors and music), followed by an epilogue about melancholy in the eighteenth century, when the disease went out of fashion, and in the nineteenth century, when there was a brief revival of the representation of artists as melancholic.
Self-portraits of the artist as a melancholic, or Elizabethan miniatures of noble lovers, show the painter or sitter in a performance of inspiration or elegant amorous sensibility: the disordered clothing, shaded eyes, and drooping head are outward trappings of inner states.
Burton prioritizes the hypostasis of acedic idleness as cause of melancholy, considers melancholy both as malign cosmic power and as a splenetic disposition of the mind that is constitutive only of the melancholic temperaments, emphasizes the hypostasis of boredom, and contemplates the nothing made visible in idleness, and considers only socially purposeful engagement as work.
For example, it may be wise to avoid medication causing weight gain among patients with non-melancholic depression, whereas melancholic depressive symptoms may call for a closer look at the quality of the patient's diet," says Mr Jussi Seppala, MD, Chief of the Department of Psychiatry of the Hospital District of Southern Savo.
the ambivalent nature of this loss leads him to the compelling argument that these attempts to mourn lost masculinity produce a melancholic aggression toward the feminine that canonical, modernist texts subsequently displace onto "the socially vulnerable: women, effeminate men, and racial minorities" (5).
Singer Harry McVeigh has the most striking, versatile voice and adapts it to suit an amazing variety of raucous and melancholic tunes.
The invisible man himself mounts what Cheng sees as the second crucial gesture of melancholic resistance in the novel.
Wells argues that unlike the pathological quests of the melancholic heroes of Ariosto and Tasso, fixed on a single unattainable beloved, for Arthur the object of love is pragmatically mourned and replaced at the same time by other objects that shadow the original elusive one.
The Secret Wound: Love-Melancholy and Early Modern Romance hypothesizes that understanding the medical profile of the melancholic lover is vital for understanding the definitive patterns of literary early modern romance.
The epic, multi-faceted Monotheist features the multi-tempo rocker "Progeny," the melancholic, dirge-like "Obscured," a requiem for strings entitled "Winter," and "Totengott," a creepy atmospheric work highlighted by twisted, Exorcist-style vocals.
So are the titles that testify to the melancholic mood coming out of the city: "Black and White," "Four Lonely Melancholic Writers," "Gautier's Melancholic Strolls Through the City," "The Melancholy of the Ruins.
Soane was extremely lucky--through Gandy's perspectives, we see Soane's works as the architect wanted them to be seen, from the grand melancholic ruins of the Bank of England to the sunny domestic interiors of Lincoln's Inn Fields.