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Éric Chevillard au Mali

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Éric Chevillard dans tous ses états
  • Author: Jérusalem (Christine)
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  • Abstract: This study, devoted to Oreille rouge, explores Éric Chevillard’s complex relationship with different literary genres. Oreille rouge is in fact a false-true journal of a journey to Mali which rewrites the clichés linked both to Africa and the travel narrative. This formal game reveals the ridiculousness of a Western man taken with a project to write an epic poem in a fundamentally ghostly Africa. Éric Chevillard’s playful novel enables us to question the authenticity of literature which tries to be ethnology.
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  • Pages: 63 to 72
  • Last edition: 2015
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 140
  • Subcollection: Twentieth and twenty-first century literature, n° 22

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-4919-2
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-4921-5.p.0063
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 03-30-2016
  • Language: French
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