By Christopher Heywood
Read Online or Download A History of South African Literature PDF
Best literary criticism & theory books
As nineteenth-century realism grew to become progressively more intrepid in its pursuit of describing and depicting way of life, it blurred irrevocably into the caustic and serious mode of literature larger named satire. Realism's activity of portraying the human grew to become indistinguishable from satire's directive to castigate the human.
Narrating the Self examines the ancient formation of recent jap literature via a basic reassessment of its so much attribute shape, the 'I-novel,' an autobiographical narrative proposal to recount the main points of the writer's own lifestyles thinly veiled as fiction. heavily analysing a variety of texts from the past due 19th century via to the current day, the writer argues that the 'I-novel' isn't really a given kind of textual content that may be objectively pointed out, yet a traditionally developed interpreting mode and cultural paradigm that not just regulated the construction and reception of literary texts but additionally outlined cultural identification and nationwide culture.
Jung as a author strains a courting among Jung and literature through analysing his texts utilizing the method of literary thought. This research serves to light up the literary nature of Jung’s writing so as to shed new gentle on his psychology and its dating with literature as a cultural perform.
Peter Weiss' dreibändiger Roman "Die Ästhetik des Widerstands" (1975-1981) entwirft eine ästhetische Theorie, die den Auftrag zur Erinnerung an die Opfer des Faschismus zusammenbringt mit der Reflexion auf Grenzen wie Möglichkeiten künstlerischer Annäherung an das Unsagbare nationalsozialistischer Verbrechen.
- Dickens’ Novels as Poetry: Allegory and Literature of the City (Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature)
- Masculine Identity in the Fiction of the Arab East since 1967 (Gender, Culture, and Politics in the Middle East)
- Textual Practice: Volume 9 Issue 1
- Strange Cases: The Medical Case History and the British Novel (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory)
- Pathologies of Paradise: Caribbean Detours (New World Studies)
Additional info for A History of South African Literature
A History of South African Literature by Christopher Heywood