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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
|ISBN:||9781847061232 1847061230 9781441173546 1441173544|
|Description:||170 pages ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||World literature : history, concept, paradigm --
Shifting focal points in the international canons --
Migrant writers and cosmopolitan culture --
Ethics and aesthetics in traumatic literature --
Conclusion : constellations as facts and experiments.
|Series Title:||Continuum literary studies.|
|Responsibility:||Mads Rosendahl Thomsen.|
... wide-ranging and readable, and will undoubtedly be of value as a starting point for scholars interested in the field. Thomsen's underlying thinking is progressive and pragmatic, leading to ideas
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“One urgent literary debate of the first decade of the 21st century has been that surrounding "world literature": How is it to be defined and constituted? What will be its inevitably changing canon? What modes of interpretation are most appropriate to it? Thomsen (Univ. of Aarhus, Denmark) discusses...
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