Elbieta Skodowska Libros

La Parodia En La Nueva Novela Hispanoamericana (1960–1985)

In this brilliant overview of parodic praxis in the Spanish-American novel during the years 1960-1985, Elzbieta Skłodowska examines several aspects of parody: its role in the renovation of anachronistic forms of discourse (mock-epic) and the re-writing of the canon of the historical novel, its function in transgressing literary formulas (detective novel), its subversive quality in