Textual Imitation: Making and Seeing in Literature (Palgrave by J. Hart

By J. Hart

Textual Imitation offers a brand new critique of the gap among fiction and fact, poetry and philosophy. In a nimble, but startlingly wide-ranging argument, esteemed pupil Jonathan Hart argues that popularity and misrecognition are the keys to realizing texts and contexts from the outdated global to the recent international. Revealing the underpinnings of mimesis and illustration in Aristophanes, Plato, and Aristotle, Hart strikes directly to convey how Spain, France, and England used mimesis within the exploration and payment of the recent international - and the way they famous and misrecognized either those 'new' worlds and the 'old' one they lived in. Concluding with an exam of ways smooth theorists take in those concerns, this study reminds us as the world is ever extra globalized, it continually forges typologies of previous and new.

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