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Narrative Focalization in Carolyn Chute's the Beans of Egypt, Maine

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ISBN-10: 3845403543

ISBN-13: 9783845403540

Edition: N/A

Authors: Nadia Boudidah

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The major concern of this work is to examine and explore Gerard Genette's notion of narrative focalization and its application to Carolyn Chute's novel The beans of Egypt, Maine. Focalization, a key concept in Structuralism, helps clarify the difference between "voice" (who speaks?) and "vision" (who sees?), between narration and perspective. Narrative focalization is also crucial in the analysis and perception of subjectivity and ideology in narrative fiction, mainly the perceptual, the psychological, and the ideological formulations of the narrative discourse.The book is devoted to show the working of narrative focalization in the text.Many findingd are reached: The narrative strategy of…    
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List price: $44.00
Publisher: Lambert Academic Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 120
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.28" tall
Weight: 0.418
Language: English