Representations of Innocence in Literatures of the World Strategies of Multicultural Narrative

Author: Lippman, Carlee
Year:1994
Pages:196
ISBN:0-7734-9394-8
978-0-7734-9394-0
Price:159.95
Examines texts from a range of cultures, exploring differences in technique and point of view in the presentation and valuation of innocence. It explores eight texts and arrays them on a scale of increasing complexity. Texts include: an untitled Manx tale by Neddy Beg Hom Ruy; a Navaho autobiography, Son of Old Man Hat; Grahame's The Wind in the Willows; Mediz Bolio's La tierra del Faisán y del Venado; Kafka's Elf Söhne; Diderot's Neveu de Rameau; and Gombrowicz's Pornografia.