Search for dissertations about: "Roger Edholm"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Roger Edholm.

  1. 1. The written and the unwritten world of Philip Roth fiction, nonfiction, and borderline aesthetics in the Roth books

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Roger Edholm; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philip Roth; Fiction; Nonfiction; Borderline Aesthetics; Narrative Theory; Autobiography; Authorship; Referentiality; Literature; Identity; Counterfacts; Ethics; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Abstract : This thesis examines five books by the American author Philip Roth commonly referred to as the “Roth Books,” which are The Facts: A Novelist’s Autobiography(1988), Deception (1990), Patrimony: A True Story (1991), Operation Shylock: A Confession (1993), and The Plot Against America (2004). These books, held together by the author’s proper name, are often viewed as texts that conflate fiction and nonfiction or demonstrate the “fictionality” of all factual narrative accounts in compliance with well-known postmodernist and poststructuralist theories. READ MORE