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MAUPASSANT: L'ESPACE DU ROMAN. (FRENCH TEXT)
"L'espace du roman" refers to the space where the writing of the novel, as well as the reading of it, takes place; but it is also a structure of representation--a descriptive device within the text. In Maupassant's six ...
LA LUMINOTECHNIE DANS LE THEATRE DE SAMUEL BECKETT: DRAMATURGIE ET METAPHYSIQUE (FRENCH TEXT) (IRELAND, FRANCE)
In spite of the extensive scholarly research on Beckett's works, very little has been said about one topic that may be considered important in the theater, namely, light. Beyond the obvious fact that light is an indispensable ...
Ecriture et reintegration de l'etre dans "L'oeuvre au noir" de Marguerite Yourcenar. (French text);
My goal in this dissertation has been to undertake a questioning of the writing process as it unfolds in contemporary fiction. The methodological steps taken rest on a phenomenological approach applied to Marguerite ...
French Rococo poetry and metrical convention
Basic to the literature and art of the rococo period style is the concept of metonymy. Whereas Patrick Brady, the leading theorist of this style, has analyzed in detail its ramifications in a variety of areas, the formal ...
Le realisme de Stendahl
Langage et communication dans le theatre de Jean Tardieu
Much of today's avant-garde theater is concerned with depicting another level of human reality than that which conventional drama deals: with. The avant-garde attempts to strip away social convention in order to expose the ...
Mythical magnitude: Selected short fiction of Marguerite Yourcenar (France)
During the decade of the 1930's Marguerite Yourcenar's metaphysical thinking expressed itself through myth, an, as the writer herself affirms, many of her characters thus represent "figures of mythical magnitude." With the ...
Du poetique au politique: Transfiguration esthetique et depassement chez Baudelaire, Prevert et Cesaire
This study focuses on how the works of Charles Baudelaire, Jacques Prevert and Aime Cesaire respond to misery and existential anguish in the context of the shift to modernity, and particularly through the changes that ...