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Modernist literature and art have been dominated by a disinterest in mere empirical and social reality and a discontent with habitualized perception and the world view of convention, reason, and pragmatism This anti realistic attitude originated in the epistemological scepticism of the early 20th century which was even radicalized by the advent of the linguistic turn , constructivism, postmodernism, and poststructuralism Yet it would be a gross simplification to describe the 20th century flatly and globally as an age of anti realism Especially in its second half many neo realist movements were launched, and non Western literatures e.g magic realism challenged Western modernity and its constructivist epistemology Today, we can not only read many texts which might be attributed to a postmodernist realism but may even be watching the rise of a post postmodernist realism This vast field of research is discussed in a series of theoretical reflections and case studies of selected texts, movies and the internet which geographically embrace Europe, the USA, Africa and Asia The volume may be of interest for students and scholars of Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, and Media Studies as well as for students and experts in the cultures, authors and artists that are covered in the collection of essays....

Title : Realism/Anti-Realism in 20th-Century Literature. (Internationale Forschungen Zur Allgemeinen Und Vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft, Band 142)
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ISBN : 9042031158
ISBN13 : 978-9042031159
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : Englisch, Französisch
Publisher : Editions Rodopi Auflage Bilingual September 2010
Number of Pages : 235 Seiten
File Size : 874 KB
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Realism/Anti-Realism in 20th-Century Literature. (Internationale Forschungen Zur Allgemeinen Und Vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft, Band 142) Reviews

  • Manfred Engel
    2019-01-13 01:26

    Christine Baron / Manfred Engel: Introduction / IntroductionI. Realism and Anti-Realism ' Terminological ClarificationsChristine Baron: Réalisme et antiréalisme. Une généalogie complexeJean Bessière: Égalité de la mimesis et de l'antimimesis. Quelques notes sur le paradoxe de l'institution de l'œuvreSieghild Bogumil-Notz: »Laquelle est la vraie?«. La parole hybride de la poésieII. Modernist Anti-RealismManfred Engel: Forms and Functions of Anti-Realism in the Literature of High Modernism (Woolf, Proust, Kafka)Micéala Symington: Anti-Realism and the »Livre de peintre«. From Symbolism to SurrealismTimo Kaitaro: Le surréalisme comme réalisme ouvertIII. Variants of Realism After ModernismMonika Schmitz-Emans: »À la recherche de la réalité perdue«. Ambiguous Alliances between Literature and Photography (P. Härtling, C. Nooteboom, M. Vargas Llosa, M. Beyer)Alberto Hernández-Lemus: Gilles Deleuze and Italian Neorealism. The Irruption of the VirtualNathan P. Devir: Social Action as Neo-Realistic Discourse in Níkos Kazantzákis's The Last Temptation of Christ (1960)Virgil Nemoianu: Realism and Fantasy in Novels by Kubin, Raspail, and CartarescuRose Hsiu-li Juan: Magic and Realism. The Tribal Imagination in Louise Erdrich's NovelsTumba Shango Lokoho: La littérature romanesque d'Afrique noire francophone entre réalisme, postcolonialisme et postmodernismeHolger Schulze: Realism as Efficacy. On the Tectonics of Texts in the WebIV. Appendix: The Emergence of Realism in Asia ' A Case StudyMun-Yeong Ahn: The Stories of Park Ji-Won. Pragmatic Realism Directed against the Confucian Nobility in 18th-Century Korea