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Tables of Contents for The Graven Image
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
List of Illustrations
ix
 
Introduction
1
12
The Aesthetic and the Epistemic: Race, Culture, and Antiquity
13
37
The Extraterrestrial Orient: Despotic Time and the Time of the Despots
50
23
Ethnography and Mimesis: Representing Aesthetic Culture
73
23
Being in the Word: of Grammatology and Mantic
96
25
Salmu: Representation in the Real
121
28
Decoys and Lures: Substitution and the Uncanny Double of the King
149
36
Presence and Repetition: the Altar of Tukulti-Ninurta
185
17
Conclusion: Image, Text, and Difference, or From Difference to Differance
202
9
Notes
211
8
Bibliography
219
18
Index
237
4
Acknowledgments
241