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Author Kemp, Simon, 1973-

Title French fiction into the twenty-first century : the return to the story / Simon Kemp
Published Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (213 pages)
Series French and francophone studies
French and francophone studies.
Contents Series Editors' Preface; Introduction; Annie Ernaux and the Narrating of Time; Pascal Quignard and the Fringes of Narrative; Marie Darrieussecq and the Voice of the Mind; Jean Echenoz and the uses of digression; Patrick Modiano and the Problem of Endings; The Return to the Story; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Summary This book examines contemporary French literature in the light of a widely-held critical notion that it exists 'in the wake' of a period in which avant-garde experimental literature and postmodern writing-about-writing held sway
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject French fiction -- 20th century.
French fiction -- 21st century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0708322735
0708322743 (electronic bk.)
9780708322741 (electronic bk.)