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Entre poème et roman, de la réversibilité des genres
Les Âmes mortes de Nicolas Gogol

  • Publication type: Journal article
  • Journal: Romanesques Revue du Cercll / Roman & Romanesque
    2018, n° 10
    . Romanesques noirs (1750-1850)
  • Author: Dmitrieva (Ekaterina)
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  • Abstract: The main concern of this contribution is to explore the reasons why Nicolas Gogol described his major work, Dead Souls, as a poem and not a novel. We will also ask how this text, originally conceived as a novel, was able to absorb a variety of genres and generic models over the course of its development—Dante’s Divine Comedy for example—and how its description as a poem later determined the hermeneutic fate of the work.
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  • Pages: 41 to 69
  • Journal: Romanesques (Fictions), n° 10

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-08296-5
  • ISSN: 2271-7242
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-08296-5.p.0041
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Online parution: 08-03-2018
  • Periodicity: Biannual
  • Language: French
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