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By Clarice Lispector

ISBN-10: 0811219623

ISBN-13: 9780811219624

A paranormal discussion among a male writer (a thinly disguised Clarice Lispector) and his/her construction, a girl named Angela, this posthumous paintings hasn't ever ahead of been translated. Lispector didn't even dwell to determine it published.

At her dying, a mountain of fragments remained to be “structured” by way of Olga Borelli. those fragments shape a discussion among a god-like writer who infuses the breath of existence into his production: the conversing, respiring, demise construction herself, Angela Pralini. The work’s virtually occult attraction arises from the belief that if Angela dies, Clarice must die to boot. and she or he did.

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Footnote continued from previous page) "Joseph and Asenath: A Neglected Greek Romance," CQ 24 (1974), 70-81. 45. Plut. De Sera Num. Vind. 32, 567F-568A: . Page 23 The third marker is the pre-Homeric Trojan fiction ascribed to Dictys of Crete, who allegedly fought in the Trojan War. It is entirely a fabrication of the Neronian period. 47 It goes without saying that the Greek was actually the original text created for the delectation of Nero, the Homerist, Hellenist, and patron of letters. 48 Rewriting the Homeric stories was to become a fad.

A. Russell (1990), pp. 19-52. Page 8 otus the word could mean a serious investigation or piece of research, but for the later Greeks and all the residents of the Roman empire, the word generally meant the story as it was known and toldthe plot. Disruptions of history in this sense could therefore be highly disturbing, breaking the familiar patterns that linked past with present, and, at the same time, signaling changes for the future. The violation of history as plot or the rewriting of it constituted a rupture in the cultural tradition.

Troiani, L'opera storiografica di Filone da Byblos (1974). 790. Dares and Dictys will be treated later in this chapter, and Philostratus's Heroicus will be taken up in Chapter III. For the Res Reconditae of Serenus Sammonicus, cf. Macrob. Sat. 6, with other references cited in G. W. Bowersock, Greek Sophists in the Roman Empire (1969), p. 107. 22. " In the current debate, Hayden White's Metahistory (1973) is still central. Cf. the response by A. Momigliano, "The Rhetoric of History and the History of Rhetoric: On Hayden White's Tropes," Comparative Criticism: A Year Book, vol.

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