TITLE

Windows of focalization: Deconstruction and reconstructing a narratological concept

AUTHOR(S)
Jan, Manfred
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Style;Summer96, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p241
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the focalization theory in narration. Different approaches of narratologists; Deconstruction of Gerard Genette's theory of focalization; Framework and key concepts of focalization.
ACCESSION #
9707095765

 

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