Speech Genres and Other Late Essays

Speech Genres and Other Late Essays

by Mikhail M. Bakhtin, Michael Holquist, Caryl Emerson, Vern W. McGee
     
 

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Speech Genres and Other Late Essays presents six short works from Bakhtin's Esthetics of Creative Discourse, published in Moscow in 1979. This is the last of Bakhtin's extant manuscripts published in the Soviet Union. All but one of these essays (the one on the Bildungsroman) were written in Bakhtin's later years and thus they bear the stamp of a thinker who has

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Speech Genres and Other Late Essays presents six short works from Bakhtin's Esthetics of Creative Discourse, published in Moscow in 1979. This is the last of Bakhtin's extant manuscripts published in the Soviet Union. All but one of these essays (the one on the Bildungsroman) were written in Bakhtin's later years and thus they bear the stamp of a thinker who has accumulated a huge storehouse of factual material, to which he has devoted a lifetime of analysis, reflection, and reconsideration.

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ISBN-13:
9780292720466
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Series:
University of Texas Press Slavic Series , #8
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
203
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile:
1340L (what's this?)

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