Optic Nerve

30 Postcards by Adrian Tomine

Publisher: Chronicle Books

Written in English
Cover of: Optic Nerve | Adrian Tomine
Published: Pages: 30 Downloads: 565
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Subjects:

  • Comic book & cartoon art,
  • Stationery items,
  • Novelty,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction
The Physical Object
FormatCards
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8002673M
ISBN 100811844897
ISBN 109780811844895
OCLC/WorldCa506258334

  The optic nerve head is the most anterior component of the optic nerve and corresponds to the 1 mm segment that is located within the eyeball (i.e. the intraocular part). Historically, it was thought to be a raised entity protruding from the retinal surface and by extension, was referred to as a papilla (hence the term, papilloedema). The effect is of a character refracted by environment, composed by the canvases she studies. Seductive and capricious, Optic Nerve marks the English-language debut of a major Argentinian writer. It is a book that captures, like no other, the mysterious connections between a work of art and the person who perceives it.   For assistance, please contact: AAN Members () or () (International) Non-AAN Member subscribers () or () option 3, select 1 Cited by: 1. The narrator of Optic Nerve is an Argentinian woman whose obsession is art. The story of her life is the story of the paintings, and painters, who matter to her. Her intimate, digressive voice.

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Lovia Gyarkye: I read Optic Nerve when life in New York was different: There was no social distancing or self-isolation, and cultural institutions, bars, and restaurants were open. In that version of the city, the novel—with its art historical musings and muted narrative fragments—struck a chord and the book impressed me with how it stitched these vignettes . Optic Nerve Damage Causes/Symptoms. Kelly has optic nerve damage, or optic nerve atrophy, that can be caused by trauma or diseases such as .

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Praise for Optic Nerve. Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction The New York Times Book Review, 1 of the Notable Books of the Year Publishers Weekly, One of the Top Ten Books of the Year One of El País's Best Books of the 21st Century One of The Morning News Tournament of the Books Short List Picks Bustle, 1 of 5 Books by 4/5(4).

Optic Nerve is a tricky book to categorise. Comprised of personal reflections narrated by an author-stand-in, its tempting to use the term autofiction. Comprised of personal reflections narrated by an author-stand-in, its tempting to use the term autofiction/5.

Book Review: 'Optic Nerve,' By María Gainza María Gainza's protagonist — also named María — combines the her experiences of art with her personal experiences for an unpretentious. • Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza is published by Harvill Secker (£).

To order a copy for £ go to or call Free UK p&p over £15, online orders only. A slight but crucial difference in María Gainza’s appealing and digressive “Optic Nerve” is that the narrator, named María, is, like Gainza, an Argentine art critic.

Praise for Optic Nerve. Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction The New York Times Book Review, 1 of the Notable Books of the Year Publishers Weekly, One of the Top Ten Books of the Year One of El País's Best Books of the 21st Century One of The Morning News Tournament of the Books Short List Picks Bustle, 1 of 5 Books by /5(4).

Optic Nerve is her first work of fiction and her first book to be translated into English. Thomas Optic Nerve book is a writer and translator based in East Sussex, England. He has translated some of the Optic Nerve book Spanish-language writers working today, including Eduardo Halfon, Yuri Herrera, Agustín Fernández Mallo, and Enrique : Catapult.

ADRIAN TOMINE was born in in Sacramento, California. He began self-publishing his comic book series Optic Nerve. His comics have been anthologized in publications such as McSweeneys, Best American Comics, and Best American Nonrequired Reading, and his graphic novel "Shortcomings" was a New York Times Notable Book of /5.

The book is composed of ep. Optic Nerve Maria Optic Nerve book, trans. from the Spanish by Thomas Bunstead. Catapult, $25 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza, trans. by Thomas Bunstead has an overall rating of Positive based on 9 book reviews.3/4(9).

The optic nerve is a primary reference for those ophthalmologists and researchers interested in its anatomy and physiology, in the most recent diagnostic techniques, as well as in the clinical management of optic nerve disorders.

The book provides a detailed description of the structure and functioning of the optic nerve and attempts at clarifying how anomalies in its development. Optic Nerve Polaris is a full service VSP and EyeMed provider conveniently located on the first floor of the beautiful Polaris Fashion Place Mall between Macy's and Saks.

Optic Nerve Polaris is privately owned by Optometrist Eric Neader O.D. Optic Nerve Polaris also carries a large, unique line of name brand frames including Tom Ford, Chanel, Lafont and many more. "In this delightful autofiction―the first book by Gainza, an Argentine art critic, to appear in English―a woman delivers pithy assessments of world-class painters along with glimpses of her life, braiding the two into an illuminating whole." ―The New York Times Book Review, Notable Book of the Year and Editors' ChoiceThe narrator of Optic Nerve is an.

Seductive and capricious, Optic Nerve marks the English-language debut of a major Argentinian writer. It is a book that captures, like no other, the mysterious connections between a work of art and the person who perceives it.4/5(2). Paul Rea, in Clinical Anatomy of the Cranial Nerves, The optic nerve is the second cranial nerve and is one of the more unusual cranial nerves as it develops from the diencephalon.

It is a special sensory nerve responsible for vision. The information received from the external environment passes to the rods and cones on the retina, and then to bipolar cells, ganglion.

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Your audience needs to know where you stand. A clear visual identity and logo can help. Digital Presentations. No more text-saturated PowerPoint. Let's redesign your presentation into a visual powerhouse. The optic nerve begins at the optic disk, a structure that is mm ( inch) in diameter and is located at the back of the eye.

The optic disk forms from the convergence of ganglion cell output fibres (called axons) as they pass out of the eye. When the nerve emerges from the back of.

The optic nerve is located in the back of the eye. It is also called the second cranial nerve or cranial nerve II. It is the second of several pairs of cranial nerves. Praise for Optic Nerve. Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction The New York Times Book Review, 1 of the Notable Books of the Year Publishers Weekly, One of the Top Ten Books of the Year One of El Pa�s's Best Books of the 21st Century One of The Morning News Tournament of the Books Short List Picks Bustle, 1 of 5.

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Optic Nerve | "In this delightful autofiction―the first book by Gainza, an Argentine art critic, to appear in English―a woman delivers pithy assessments of world-class painters along with glimpses of her life, braiding the two into an illuminating whole." ―The New York Times Book Review, Notable Book of the Year and Editors' ChoiceThe narrator of Optic Nerve is an.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a devastating sight-threatening complication of diabetes mellitus (DM). Besides damaging the vascular system of the retina, DM will also destruct the tissue surrounding the retina, including the optic nerve.

DR impairs the optic nerve by damaging its conduction and integrity. There are few clinical manifestations of optic nerve changes in DR Author: Andi Arus Victor. Optic Nerve (Spanish: El nervio óptico), her first foray into narrative, has been translated into ten languages.

In she published The Black Light (Spanish:. Please note, a standard warranty fee will typically apply. Optic Nerve reserves the right to determine this cost. If you are making a claim on a sunglass or goggle model that is no longer available, Optic Nerve reserves the right to send you a pair with a similar size and fit.

This warranty applies only to residents of the United States. The optic nerve is a bundle of more than 1 million nerve fibers that carry visual messages. You have one connecting the back of each eye (your retina) to your to an optic nerve can cause vision type of vision loss and how severe it is depends on where the damage occurs.

"In this delightful autofiction―the first book by Gainza, an Argentine art critic, to appear in English―a woman delivers pithy assessments of world-class painters along with glimpses of her life, braiding the two into an illuminating whole." ―The New York Times Book Review, Notable Book of the Year and Editors' ChoiceThe narrator of Optic Nerve is an Argentinian woman.

The optic nerve is the second cranial nerve and is one of the more unusual cranial nerves as it develops from the diencephalon. It is a special sensory nerve responsible for vision.

The information received from the external environment passes to the rods and cones on the retina, and then to bipolar cells, ganglion cells, and ultimately to the.

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Optic Nerve (Book): Gainza, María: "Whenever I'm in survival mode I find myself magnetised by museums and galleries, like people running for air raid shelters in wartime." The narrator of Optic Nerve is an Argentinian woman whose obsession is art. The story of her life is the story of the paintings, and painters, who matter to her.

Her intimate, digressive voice. The optic nerve can be thought of as an outpouching of intact brain tissue with the intraorbital component being fully encapsulated by dura, arachnoid, and pia matter, allowing the optic nerve sheath to transmit cerebral spinal fluid and fluctuate in.

This is the first practical reference book focusing only on common optic nerve disorders. The author discusses diagnosis, pathophysiology, management, and prognosis of complex optic nerve disorders. The book is organized by optic nerve diagnoses commonly encountered in a neuro-ophthalmologic practice."Optic Nerve is one of the best books I've read in years.

How did María Gainza pull off something so risky when it never reads as anything less than delightful and engrossing? This is a book that loosens the restraints on literature and gives us a new way of seeing." (Gabe Habash, author of Stephen Florida).Optic Nerve 14 will appear on the twentieth anniversary of Tomine’s beloved comic book series, in whose pages the landmark graphic novel Shortcomings was first published.

Each story in Optic Nerve 14 reveals new dimensions to Tomine’s unique visual sensibility and .