Essays about: "Gérard Genette"

Found 3 essays containing the words Gérard Genette.

  1. 1. The Shakespearean Stahr : Using Genette’s Theory of Intertextuality to Compare The Last Tycoon to Shakespeare’s Tragedies

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Therese Andersson Edén; [2017]
    Keywords : F. Scott Fitzgerald; William Shakespeare; The Last Tycoon; Gerard Genette; A.C Bradley; Architextuality; Shakespearean Tragedy; Intertextuality;

    Abstract : This essay uses Gerard Genette’s theory of intertextuality – in particular, architextuality - in order to establish the connection between Shakespearean tragedies and F. Scott Fitzgerald’s last novel, The Last Tycoon. The essay relies mainly on known Shakespeare critic A. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Flourishing Epiphany of “The Garden Party” : A Narratological Investigation of the Concept Epiphany in Katherine Mansfield’s Short Story “The Garden Party”

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Felicia Olsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Gérard Genette; narratology; epiphany; Katherine Mansfield; “The Garden Party”; the reader;

    Abstract : This essay examines the protagonist of Katherine Mansfield’s “The Garden Party” (1922), Laura, and her experiences of events that are made insignificant by the rest of the narrative. Gérard Genette’s narratological theory and the concept of epiphany is put forward in the theroertical framework in order to preform this investigation. READ MORE

  3. 3. DÉSORDRES À PONDICHÉRY. A Paratextual Study of a Novel on a French Trading Post in India in the Late 1930s

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Karin Edgardh; [2015-10-05]
    Keywords : Pondichéry; Colonial Literature; Gérard Genette; George Delamare; Claude Farrère; Comparative Literature;

    Abstract : The novel Désordres à Pondichéry by Georges Delamare (1897-1988) was published in Paris in 1938,dealing with the current situation in the French trading post Pondichéry. A preface by right-wingauthor Claude Farrère (1876-1957) expressed fear of Communism or anarchy in the city. READ MORE