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Ghosts (Jean Echenoz)

Lucas Hollister

in Beyond Return: Genre and Cultural Politics in Contemporary French Fiction

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786942180
eISBN:
9781789623642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786942180.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In this chapter, I examine how Jean Echenoz transforms and repurposes popular genres—specifically crime fiction and the war novel--in subtly political manners. Through readings of Echenoz’s ... More


Beyond Return: Genre and Cultural Politics in Contemporary French Fiction

Lucas Hollister

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786942180
eISBN:
9781789623642
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786942180.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Beyond Return examines how popular literary forms have been politicized or could be productively repoliticized in the literary period that we have called the contemporary (roughly: since 1980). In ... More


Pour le Sport: Physical Culture in French and Francophone Literature

Roxanna Curto and Rebecca Wines (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781800856899
eISBN:
9781800853317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800856899.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

This edited volume gathers together studies examining various aspects of physical culture in literature written in French from Europe and around the Francophone world. We define “physical culture” as ... More


‘She has a great shot!’: Representations of Sport and Gender in the French Book Series Le Petit Nicolas

Cynthia Laborde

in Pour le Sport: Physical Culture in French and Francophone Literature

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781800856899
eISBN:
9781800853317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800856899.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

Roxanna Curto examines how Echenoz’s turn to sport as a narrative subject corresponds to a rethinking of his notions of the relationship between fiction and reality, differences between elite and ... More


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