Rabelais and His World
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Rabelais and His World

By (author) M. M. Bakhtin , By (author) Helene Iswolsky

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This classic work by the Russian philosopher and literary theorist Mikhail Bakhtin (1895 1975) examines popular humor and folk culture in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. One of the essential texts of a theorist who is rapidly becoming a major reference in contemporary thought, Rabelais and His World is essential reading for anyone interested in problems of language and text and in cultural interpretation."

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  • Paperback | 510 pages
  • 134.62 x 205.74 x 30.48mm | 635.03g
  • 09 Jan 2009
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0253203414
  • 9780253203410
  • 39,449

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This book is double-voiced: it is doing two things simultaneously, for the multitude of shattered unities we call revolution brings forth texts with peculiar forms of unity. At one level it is a guidebook for its times, and at another level it is a contribution to historical poetics with time and place.

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