Understanding Isak Dinesen

Understanding Isak Dinesen

by Susan C. Brantly
     
 

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Puzzles, labyrinths, three-dimensional spaces, multilayered texts embedded with new clues discovered in each reading, and sometimes even blank pages where the narrator falls silent, subvert the very notion of a definitive reading of Dineson's (1885-1962) texts. Nevertheless, says Brantly (Scandinavian literature, U. of Wisconsin-Madison) there are hints, clues, allusions, and hidden meaning in the text that help readers understand them better. She assumes readers have read the texts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570034282
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
03/01/2002
Series:
Understanding Modern European and Latin American Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
235
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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