Language, Text, Subject: A Critique of Hispanism

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06/01/1992
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Purdue University Press
Professional & Scholarly

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Rereading canonic Spanish texts from Renaissance humanism to modernist literature, Read deploys a theoretical basis of post-structuralist thinking to offer a critique of traditional Hispanism in the light of its assumption of a transcendental subject and its corresponding insistence on the autonomy of the literary text.