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Les Figures féminines de la Décadence et leurs implications esthétiques dans quelques romans français et suédois


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Title: Les Figures féminines de la Décadence et leurs implications esthétiques dans quelques romans français et suédois
Authors: Carlander, Cecilia
Issue Date: 26-Aug-2013
University: Göteborgs universitet. Humanistiska fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Arts
Institution: Department of Literature, History of Ideas, and Religion ; Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion
Date of Defence: 2013-09-19
Disputation: Torsdagen 19 september 2013, kl. 14.00, Salle des Thèses, Campus Cordeliers, Sorbonne
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (in Fine Arts)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: decadence
fin-de-siècle
modern breakthrough
androgyny
dandyism
degeneration
femme fatale
new woman
Victoria Benedictsson
Paul Bourget
Ola Hansson
Joris-Karl Huysmans
Stella Kleve
Anne Charlotte Leffler
Rachilde
Georges Rodenbach
Abstract: “The female figures of the Decadence and their aesthetic significance in some French and Swedish novels” This thesis compares Swedish and French literary prose fiction written between 1884 and1892 and its approach to Decadent themes, with focus on the female portraits and their aesthetic impact. Eight texts are analyzed in order to explore how the Swedish fin de siècle literature – partly interpreted as belonging to the political literary program of the ”Modern Breakthrough” – relates to the... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/32836
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