Black and white: Michel Tournier, Anatole France & Genesis

  • This article deals with Michel Tournier as a writer of hypertexts. The first chapter of "Gaspard, Melchior et Balthazar" is considered with respect to two possible unmarked hypotextual connections. The first is a short story by Anatole France entitled "Balthasar", and the song of songs is the key element that connects France's and Tournier's texts. The second is an episode from Genesis which I term "The sister-wife Hoax". The main concern in this study is the issue of human dignity as it relates to race and sexuality.

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Author:Vladimir Tumanov
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30:3-363977
ISSN:0105-7510
Parent Title (English):Orbis litterarum
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell
Place of publication:Oxford
Document Type:Article
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2014/12/30
Year of first Publication:1999
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2014/12/30
GND Keyword:Tournier, Michel; France, Anatole; Genesis; Hypertext
Volume:54
Issue:4
Page Number:18
First Page:301
Last Page:314
HeBIS-PPN:367464098
Dewey Decimal Classification:8 Literatur / 80 Literatur, Rhetorik, Literaturwissenschaft / 800 Literatur und Rhetorik
Sammlungen:CompaRe | Allgemeine und Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
BDSL-Klassifikation:04.00.00 Allgemeine Literaturgeschichte / BDSL-Klassifikation: 04.00.00 Allgemeine Literaturgeschichte > 04.03.00 Vergleichende Literaturgeschichte
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht