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Milan Kundera: La fête de l’insignifiance // Milan Kundera: The festival of insignificance

Svět Literatury. 2016;26(54):107-115


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Journal Title: Svět Literatury

ISSN: 0862-8440 (Print); 2336-6729 (Online)

Publisher: Univerzita Karlova, Filozofická Fakulta

LCC Subject Category: Language and Literature

Country of publisher: Czechia

Language of fulltext: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Czech

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Dušan Prokop (Univerzita Karlova v Praze)


Double blind peer review

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Time From Submission to Publication: 30 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

The book-review of Milan Kundera’s last novel of, The Festival of Insignificance (French version 2014, English 2015) describes at first its plot and characters, further it analyses its structure and its types of narration, it endeavors to find its different possible meanings and values (of its form and contents, plot). In the end it attempts to interpret the total sense of its ambiguous subject of insignificance.