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Lecture Nov.18

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Department
English
Course
ENGL 2740
Professor
J.S
Semester
Fall

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November 18th 2011 Lecture Chronotope -this term is used to describe the way time and space are told in language and how literature represents them -Mikhail Bakhtin and the concept of "chronotope" (routledge companion 156-157) -it is signifying and brings time and space together -particular world, to a narrative -we borrow this term from science for literary criticism almost as a metaphor -setting conceived of in terms of space and time -understood to be vitally important to the meaning of a text -particular chronotopes seen as central to the history of the novel (such as "the road") or to particular genres (
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