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To do Hopkins' poem "justice," Bridges must attend to "the paper['s]" graphic "scapes"--its written words and scored scansion--which will guide him in offering his voice to its prepossessed affective-cognitive energy.
The mnemonic arts, as Frances Yates told us, not only developed the powers of recall, but helped furnish the sense of the mastery of material and inner psychological space that paved the way for the prepossessed Cartesian subject.
Here's a man prepossessed enough to solemnly offer bits of Chauncey Gardiner-type sagacity, only to announce to Tommy's sweet girlfriend (played by Williams' daughter, Zelda), ``I have a huge penis
Fitting because Warhol called Galella his favorite photographer (Andy: "My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person doing something unfamous") and because Galella, who began shooting in the mid-'60s for the National Enquirer and various fan magazines like Photoplay and Modern Screen in the days before People and Us when dinner theater still seemed a viable gig for fairly big stars, was as prepossessed as Warhol by matters of fame and celebs and the question of what "access" means not just to stars but to anyone.
9) De Quincey fights mightily against being prepossessed by analytic commerce, pitting his hermeneutic mastery, developed from studying classical Greek, "analytic thinking," and dabbling in philosophy against gnosis, but it will never do.
For men according as they pitied Germanicus and were prepossessed with suspicion or were biased by partiality towards Piso, gave conflicting accounts.