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2008 | 4(112) | 21-38
Article title

FROM A POETIC OF SPACE TO A POETIC OF SITE: A TOPOGRAPHIC TURN IN LITERARY RESEARCH (Od poetyki przestrzeni do polityki miejsca. Zwrot topograficzny w badaniach literackich)

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PL
Abstracts
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The article's subject is a topographical turn in literary research, considered in association with the spatial turn in humanities. It in particular concerns contemporary reconfigurations, both in the area of new concepts of space and the discipline itself which is open today for circulation of ideas and notions from other areas. The essay indicates the main directions of interest of the research current in question, including e.g.: new regionalism; ecocriticism; literary urban studies; relations between literary representations of space and individual/collective identity; interrelations between literature and geography. Characterised are the basic determinants of new concepts of space, e.g. connecting spatiality with temporality, reinstated category of 'site', interest in hybrid(ic)/transitive spaces and heterotopias, and the fundamental shift in the perspective - from a poetics of space to one of site.
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21-38
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ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Elzbieta Rybicka, Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Wydzial Polonistyki, Katedra Antropologii Literatury i Badan Kulturowych, ul. Grodzka 64, 31-044 Krak√≥w, Poland
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09PLAAAA055925
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.9054fcf0-a06d-3b08-b80d-c4d604f33528
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