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Mystique et tension narrative
Le cas du roman de conversion au début du xxe siècle

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Roman mystique, mystiques romanesques aux xxe et xxie siècles
  • Author: Gendrel (Bernard)
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  • Abstract: There are two kinds of mystical novels of conversion at the beginning of the 20th century: the first stresses the horizontality of the mystical way and leads to an optimistic curiosity, for faith seems inexorable ; the second stresses the verticality of the mystical experience and leads to suspense, because of the precariousness of faith and the usual absence of God (we propose to call it, compared to negative theology, negative poetics).
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  • Pages: 115 to 126
  • 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.0115
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 08-29-2018
  • Language: French
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