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In this essential theoretical essay, Gérard Genette asserts that the object of poetics is not the text, but the architext--the transcendent categories (literary genres, modes of enunciation, and types of discourse, among others) to which each individual text belongs. In seeking to link these categories in a system embracing the entire field of literature, Western poetics h ...more
Paperback, 97 pages
Published 1986 by Vega (first published 1979)
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Genette is largely responsible for the reintroduction of a rhetorical vocabulary into literary criticism, for example such terms as trope and metonymy. Additionally his work on narrative, best known in English through the selection Narrative Discourse: An Essay in Method, has been of importance.[2] His major work is the multi-part Figures series, of which Narrative Discourse is a section. His tril ...more
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Narrative Discourse: An Essay in Method Paratexts: Thresholds of Interpretation Palimpsests: Literature in the Second Degree Figures III Narrative Discourse Revisited

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