Oedipus, King of the Falcons: Dissonant Fragments of a Work in Progress

Whitehead, Peter
September 2011
Framework: The Journal of Cinema & Media;Fall2011, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p698
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the dissonant fragments of the author's work in breeding Oedipus, a falcon, which he considered a work in progress. The author provides an account of the events surrounding the breeding development of Oedipus through artificial insemination and the relationship that he developed with the falcon. He also relates his experience as a falconer who wanders around the world to search for the perfect falcon to breed and train to prevent their extinction.


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