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Beyond MetafictionSelf-Consciousness in Soviet Literature$
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David Shepherd

Print publication date: 1992

Print ISBN-13: 9780198156666

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198156666.001.0001

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Beyond Metafiction

David Shepherd

Oxford University Press

This chapter discusses the most important general issues raised by the analysis of several Soviet metafictions. These issues include the status of the author as grounding for critical discourse about texts and the associated role of readers and critics in constituting and consolidating the hierarchical relations which underpin accounts of literary development and quality. This chapter also discusses the opinion of critics and philosophers on literary criticism.

Keywords:   Soviet metafictions, author, readers, literary development, literary criticism, Soviet literature

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