Aspects of Conrad's Literary Language

Aspects of Conrad's Literary Language

by Michael A. Lucas
     
 

Why did Joseph Conrad avoid using English, except when it came to the arduous task of writing fiction? And how do we account for his extensive "borrowing" from French writers? This psycholinguistic examination delves into the creative mind of Conrad.

Overview

Why did Joseph Conrad avoid using English, except when it came to the arduous task of writing fiction? And how do we account for his extensive "borrowing" from French writers? This psycholinguistic examination delves into the creative mind of Conrad.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880339841
Publisher:
East European Monographs
Publication date:
10/25/2000
Series:
EEM Social Science Monographs Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Michael A. Lucas is professor of English in the Departamento de Artes y Letras at the Universidad del Bio-Bio in Chillan, Chile.

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