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French, Italian and Spanish Literature, Leuven

Research Group

Lifecycle:1 Aug 2016 →  Today
Organisation profile:

Research topics of this unit are:
  ° Literary theory: development of a historical poetics of narrative prose, from the Middle Ages to 1800.
° Autobiography study: modalities and conditions for the I-discourse during the Ancien Régime.
° Study of narrative strategies: ambiguity and ductus obliquus in the narrative-philosophical discourse of the Enlightenment.
° Legitimization strategies of the literary, scientific and ideological discourse during the Ancien Régime
° Theory about fiction and illusion

Keywords:Italian Literature, Spanish Literature, French Literature
Disciplines:Language studies, Literary studies, Theory and methodology of language studies, Theory and methodology of linguistics, Theory and methodology of literary studies, Other languages and literary studies