Modernism and Realisms on the Run in Two Peninsular Narratives. Reading, Myth, Narrative Identities

Revista de Filología Románica. 2016;0(0):153-164 DOI 10.5209/rev_RFRM.2015.48185


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Journal Title: Revista de Filología Románica

ISSN: 0212-999X (Print); 1988-2815 (Online)

Publisher: Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Society/Institution:  Universidad Complutense de Madrid

LCC Subject Category: Language and Literature: Romanic languages | Language and Literature: Philology. Linguistics

Country of publisher: Spain

Language of fulltext: Galician, Catalan, Spanish, French, Italian

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Armando Pego Puigbó (Universitat Ramon Llull)


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Time From Submission to Publication: 30 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

<p>Literary Modernism laid out the limits of how to represent the reality from an imaginary standpoint. How the Catalan and Spanish narratives have treated this phenomenon deals with a network of interdependencies with European models, more than with a frame of mutual contacts. Both literatures have faced the crisis of their traditions making experiments with the concept of «literary realism». It is exemplified comparing outstanding works of the main literary streams of the 20th century: vanguards, social realism, and postmodernism.</p>