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The world republic of letters

The world republic of letters

Casanova, Pascale

Casanova reviews the state of world literature. He shows how language systems, aesthetic orders, and genres struggle for dominance and exposes an emerging regime of inequality in the world of letters, where minor literatures are subject to the invisible violence of their dominant counterparts

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Cambridge, MA; London: Harvard University Press, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Pascale Casanova ; translated by M.B. DeBevoise
ISBN: 0674010213, 9780674010215
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: This translation originally published: 2004.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note: Translated from the French.
Physical Description: xiii, 420 p. ; 24 cm.
Series: Convergences
Subject: Literature.; European literature History and criticism.
Uniform Title: Republique mondiale des lettres. English
Series Title: Convergences.