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La mystique de l’aviation dans les romans français de l’entre-deux-guerres

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Roman mystique, mystiques romanesques aux xxe et xxie siècles
  • Author: Auroy (Carole)
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  • Abstract: Emotions caused by the conquest of the sky meet in the interwar period the craze for mysticism. At the confluence of metaphysical novels and adventure novels, aeronautical narratives by Saint-Exupéry, Kessel and Malraux reveal the features of a wild mystic to which they give a deep novelistic colouring, while critically analyzing the heroic intoxication. So the mystical impulse serves the effort to reestablish humanism with a renewed sense of transcendence.
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  • Pages: 231 to 247
  • Last edition: 2018
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 290
  • Subcollection: Twentieth and twenty-first century literature, n° 28

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-06657-6
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-06659-0.p.0231
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 08-29-2018
  • Language: French
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