Unusual because it could appear, Cervantes's novel Don Quixote, Marc Forster's movie Stranger than Fiction, Shakespeare's play A Midsummer Night's Dream, Pere Borrell del Caso's portray "Escaping feedback" reproduced at the conceal of the current quantity and Mozart's sextet "A Musical funny story" all proportion one universal characteristic: they comprise a meta-dimension. Metaization - the move from a primary cognitive, referential or communicative point to the next one on which first-level phenomena self-reflexively develop into items of mirrored image, reference and verbal exchange of their personal correct - is actually a standard characteristic not just of human notion and language but additionally of the humanities and media normally. even if, examine into this factor has to this point predominantly focussed on literature, the place a hugely differentiated, albeit strictly monomedial serious toolbox exists. Metareference throughout Media remedies this onesidedness and closes the space among literature and different media through delivering a transmedial framework for analysing metaphenomena. The essays go beyond the present idea of metafiction, pinpoint examples of metareference in hitherto missed parts, speak about the means for metaization of person media or genres from a media-comparative point of view, and discover significant (historical) kinds and capabilities besides features of the improvement of metaization in cultural heritage. Stemming from assorted disciplinary and methodological backgrounds, the individuals suggest new and subtle thoughts and versions and canopy a extensive diversity of media together with fiction, drama, poetry, comics, images, movie, computing device video games, classical in addition to well known track, portray, and structure. This selection of essays, which additionally includes a specified theoretical creation, may be correct to scholars and students from a wide selection of fields: intermediality experiences, semiotics, literary conception and feedback, musicology, artwork historical past, and picture reports.