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Tale, novella, short story: currents in short fiction

Tale, novella, short story: currents in short fiction

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Published by Stauffenburg Verlag Brigitte Narr GmbH in T ubingen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Literature,
  • OUR Brockhaus selection

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesStudies in English and comparative literature -- 20
    ContributionsHrsg.: G ortschacher, Wolfgang
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21815128M
    ISBN 103860573209

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Re-orienting the Oriental story-telling tradition: a study of the stories of Manoj Das / Mohit K. Ray --"An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge": a semiotic approach to the Bierce short story and the film adaptation / Edwin Hees --"This too too sullied flesh": Faulkner's (and Flaubert's) "A Rose for Emily" / Stanislaus Kozikowski --Eros and Thanatos.

Tale, Novella, Short Story Currents in Short Fiction STAUFFENBURG VERLAG. CONTENTS Preface Barthouse of Book-Length Forking Story.C MICHAEL TOOLAN Expectations in the Process of Reading the Long Story: Alice Munro's PETER BOXALL Short Fiction and the Death of the Imagination KRISTINA BECKENBACH "Here we are high in the uplands.

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