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Au cœur de la « sauvagerie »
Rencontre avec les « primitifs » de Moravagine et Dan Yack

  • Publication type: Journal article
  • Journal: Constellation Cendrars
    2018, n° 2
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  • Author: Denogent (Jehanne)
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  • Abstract: This article proposes a reading of Moravagine and Dan Yack through the lens of the adventure novel defined, as Matthieu Letourneux (2010) has proposed, as a confrontation with the unknown, with “savagery.” This popular colonial genre created a dense imaginary around the archetypal figure of the “primitive,” a figure to which Cendrars refers while diverting it. Revealing this intertext and its transformation allows us to identify a new relationship with alterity.
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  • Pages: 89 to 100
  • Last edition: 2018
  • Journal: Cendrars Constellation, n° 2

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-08614-7
  • ISSN: 2557-8855
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-08615-4.p.0089
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 10-30-2018
  • Periodicity: Annual
  • Language: French
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