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(adjective) of or relating to dreams; dreamy

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oneiric



paled by comparison with the oneiric escapades of '68

—p.11 Introduction (1) by Armen Avanessian, Robin Mackay
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2 years, 8 months ago


what Ishiguro borrows from Kafka above all else is his oneiric geography, at once bizarre and strangely familiar.

—p.90 Methods of Dreaming (89) by Mark Fisher
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1 year, 6 months ago

If, as Wendy Brown has so persuasively argued, neoliberalism and neoconservatism can be made compatible only at the level of dreamwork, then Children of Men renders this oneiric suturing as a nightmare.

speaking of suturing, this is such beautiful linguistic suturing urgh

—p.180 Coffee Bars and Internment Camps (179) by Mark Fisher
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1 year, 6 months ago

the oneiric form of The Box collapses into its content - the box, like the dream according to Freud, fulfils our wishes.

—p.207 Return of the Gift: Richard Kelly's The Box (205) by Mark Fisher
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1 year, 6 months ago

the oneiric juxtapositions in Ballad's and Meisel's work

—p.71 Fantasy Kits: Steven Meisel's "State of Emergency" (69) by Mark Fisher
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1 year, 6 months ago


the figurative elements of this power, the oneiric themes composing it

on the myth of the USSR

—p.38 Martians (38) by Roland Barthes
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3 years ago

Then what purpose can it serve, this pure description, since it seems to offer no oneiric compensation?

—p.189 Astrology (187) by Roland Barthes
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3 years ago


Blurring the oneiric and the mnemonic, Chang layers one consciousness over another.

—p.106 Belated Reunion? (89) by Jiwei Xiao
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1 year, 7 months ago


In J. G. Ballard’s eerily oneiric Crash, a cabal of car crash fetishists ejaculate into the orifices of gaping lesions

—p.178 The Real Lolita (171) by Becca Rothfield
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1 month, 3 weeks ago