This volume of essays explores influences from Antiquity onwards that shaped the literary and cultural output of the French seventeenth century and the developments to which this period - the so-called 'classical' period - gave rise in later centuries.altBRg The thirteen essays in English and French cover three major areas: the continuation in French seventeenth-century literature and cultural events of themes found in previous centuries; internal changes within the body of writings by French seventeenth-century playwrights; the influence of seventeenth-century French writers on later centuries.altBRg The collection celebrates the life and scholarly achievements of the eminent dix-septiemiste Christopher J. Gossip, Emeritus Professor of French, University of New England, Australia.qInfluences and Transformations : Essays in Honour of Christopher J. Gossip Christopher J. Gossip Bernard Bourque, Jane Southwood. Notes on Peer Reviewers IVAN B ARKO taught French language and literature at Newcastle University College (1957-1961) and at ... gethner is Norris Professor of French and Head of the Department of Foreign Languages aamp; Literatures at Oklahoma State University.
|Title||:||French Seventeenth-century Literature|
|Author||:||Bernard Bourque, Jane Southwood|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang - 2009|