Narrative Transformations from L'Astrée to Le Berger extravagant

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 Narrative Transformations from L'Astrée to Le Berger extravagant
Hardback
Purdue University Press
03/25/2002
240pp
English
6.00" x 9.00"
1557532354
9781557532350
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Book Description

"Hinds's study makes an important contribution to studies on the early-seventeenth-century novel. His analysis of the two novels is carried out in two broad and important contexts: sixteenth- and early-seventeenth-century French literature in general (Baroque esthetic theory, the literary controversies of the time, etc.) and modern critical theory (Bakhtin, Kristeva, Benjamin, Foucault, etc.). The author brings all of these elements together in a coherent, intelligent, and thought-provoking manner

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