Narrative Fiction: Contemporary Poetics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Shlomith Rimmon Kenan

Narrative Fiction: Contemporary Poetics download free [PDF and Ebook] by Shlomith Rimmon Kenan year 2002
  • Book name: Narrative Fiction: Contemporary Poetics
  • Author: Shlomith Rimmon Kenan
  • Release date: 2002/4/5
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780415280228
  • Rating: 7.59 of 10
  • Votes: 335
  • Review by: Remy Rouse
  • Review rating: 8.95 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/2
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: What is a narrative? What is narrative fiction? How does it differ from other kinds of narrative? What featuers turn a discourse into a narrative text? Now widely acknowledged as one of the most significant volumes in its field, Narrative Fiction turns its attention to these and other questions.In contrast to many other studies, Narrative Fiction is organized arround issues - such as events, time, focalization, characterization, narration, the text and its reading - rather than individual theorists or approaches. Within this structure, Shlomith Rimmon-Kenan addresses key approaches to narrative fiction, including New Criticism, formlaism, structuralism and phenomenology, but also offers views of the modifications to these theroies. While presenting an analysis of the system governing all fictional narratives, whether in the form of novel, short story or narrative poem, she also suggests how individual narratives can be studied against the background of this general system. A broad range of literary examples illustrate key aspects of the study.This edition is brought fully up-to-date with an invaluable new chapter, reflecting on recent developments in narratology. Readers are also directed to key recent works in the field. These additions to a classic text ensure that Narrative Fiction will remain the ideal starting point for anyone new to narrative theory.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H35M28S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: Poetry & Poets, Literary Studies: General, Literary Theory
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 29.78 USD
  • Dimensions: 133x197x15.24mm
  • Weight: 227g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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