Jean-Pierre Richard

Jean-Pierre Richard

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jean-Pierre Richard, (born July 15, 1922, Marseille) is a French writer and literary critic. Jean-Pierre Richard began his advanced studies at the cole normale sup rieure in the rue d'Ulm (Paris) in 1941, passed the "agr gation" in literature in 1945, and got his doctoral degree (docteur s lettres) in 1962. He taught literature first in foreign universities, and then in France, and finally became a professor at the University of Paris IV in 1978. Since the publication of Litt rature et Sensation in 1954, which brought him critical attention, Jean-Pierre Richard has continually sought to explore - in the works of writers of the nineteenth and twentieth century - the links between their writings and their intimate experience of the world. In his first book, which studied Stendhal, Flaubert, Fromentin and the Goncourt brothers, he analyzed these author's perceptions and sensations of material world. In Po sie et Profondeur, he refined his critical method by searching for the "first moment of literary creation," that instant during which a literary project constructs both the writer and his or her work.show more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135777726
  • 9786135777727