Levels of Literary Meaning

Bidragets oversatte titel: Niveauer af litterær mening

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Artiklen viser at eksisterende teorier om litterær mening og forfatterintentioner ikke tager højde for de forskellige niveauer af mening og intention - at forfattere ikke bare har 1. ordens-, men også højere-ordens intentioner. Det diskuteres hvad dette betyder for litterær fortolkning.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftPhilosophy and Literature
Vol/bind41
Udgave nummer1
Sider (fra-til)70-90
ISSN0190-0013
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 1. maj 2017

Fingeraftryk

Intentionalism
Intentions
Literary Works
Intentionalist
Critical Practice
Authorial Intention
Irony
Theory of Meaning
Rivals
Allusion

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Levels of Literary Meaning. / Klausen, Søren Harnow.

I: Philosophy and Literature, Bind 41, Nr. 1, 01.05.2017, s. 70-90.

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