Historiallisesta traumasta vapauttavaksi fiktioksi: Marguerite Durasin ja Sofi Oksasen tyylit

Translated title of the contribution: From historical trauma to liberating fiction: The styles of Marguerite Duras and Sofi Oksanen

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Abstract

The article introduces the typical stylistic devices of Durasian trauma fiction, and applies these to the interpretation of Sofi Oksanen's novel Puhdistus; in particular the devices of literary representation of traumatic memory and their meaning in collective working through of trauma.
Translated title of the contributionFrom historical trauma to liberating fiction: The styles of Marguerite Duras and Sofi Oksanen
Original languageFinnish
JournalSynteesi : taiteidenvälisen tutkimuksen aikakauslehti
Volume2010
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)43-53
Number of pages11
ISSN0359-5242
Publication statusPublished - 2010
MoE publication typeB1 Journal article

Fields of Science

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • trauma fiction
  • historical trauma
  • Marguerite Duras
  • Sofi Oksanen
  • traumatic memory
  • cognitive narratology
  • traumatic index

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