Anti- and Neo-Realism in 20th Century Literature

Project of a Workshop for the AILC-Conference 2003 in Hong Kong

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Accepted Contributions

Ahn, Mun-Yeong (Department of German, Chungnam National University, Taejon, South Korea):
The Stories of Bak Ji Won(1737-1805). Pragmatic Realism Directed against the Confucian Nobility in 18th-Century Korea
Christine Baron (Littérature générale et comparée, Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, F):
Réalisme et antiréalisme: une généalogie complexe
Sieghild Bogumil-Notz (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, D):
Le problème de la réalité en littérature
Nathan P. Devir (Department of French Language and Literature, University of Haifa, Israel):
Representations of Social Action in Nikos Kazantzakis' The Last Temptation of Christ
Manfred Engel (Dep. of German, Universitaet des Saarlandes, D):
Forms and Functions of Anti-Realism in the Literature of High Modernism
Gerald Gillespie (Div. of Literatures, Cultures, Languages, Stanford University, USA):
Trying to Be Real
Alberto Hernández-Lemus (Dep. of Philosophy and Comparative Literature, Colorado College, USA):
Deleuze's Account of Italian Neorealism: The Incursion of the Virtual
Gert Hofmann (Dep. of German, Cork, IRE):
"Alle Asche ist Blütenstaub". Romantic Commotions between Anti-Idealism and Meta-Realism
Lois Marie Jaeck (Dep. of Languages & Linguistics, Univ. of Saskatchewan, CAN):
"Internal Realities" in Marcel Proust's A la recherché du temps perdu, Gabriel García Márquez's Cien años de Soledad and Manlio Argueta's Un día en la vida: from Anti-Realism, to Magic realism, to Neo-Realism.
Rose Hsiu-li Juan (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Chung Hsing University, Taiwan):
Beyond Anti-Realism and Realism: The Tribal Imagination in Louise Erdrich's Novels
Timo Kaitaro (Université de Joensuu, Académie de Finlande):
Le Surréalisme comme réalisme ouvert
M. Logan (Department of English, University of Botswana):
Representing the "Other": Myth or Reality?
Tumba Shango Lokoho (Littérature générale et comparée, Paris, Sorbonne Nouvelle, F):
La Littérature romanesque d'Afrique subsaharienne francophone: entre réalisme, post-colonialisme et postmodernisme
John Mc Allister (University of Botswana, Gaborne):
The "Unreal" Other: Illustrating the Exotic in Colonial and Post-Colonial Travel Literature
David Midgley (St John's College, Cambridge, GB):
Berlin - Myth and Reality
Virgil Nemoianu (Catholic University of America, Wahington D.C., USA):
Fantastic Realism in Three Generations: Alfred Kubin, Jean Raspail, Mircea Cartarescu
M. Luis Carlos Pimenta Gonçalves (Universidade Aberta, Lisbonne, POR):
Écrivains portugais du XXème siècle sous le signe de Flaubert et de Zola?
Hans-Walter Schmidt-Hannisa (University of Cork, Ireland):
Writing in the Oneiric Mode. Anti-Realism in the Fantastic Writings of Alfred Kubin
Monika Schmitz-Emans (Ruhr-Universität Bochum, D):
À la recherche de la réalité perdue. Ambiguous Alliances between Literature and Photography
Holger Schulze (Universitaet der Künste, Berlin, D):
Realism as Efficacy. On the Tectonic of Texts in the Web

Micéala Symington (Nice)

Anti-realism and the Image: from Symbolism to Surrealism

Jüri Talvet (University of Tartu, Estonia):
"The Magic Border". Notes on "Magic Realism" in Modern Latin-American Prose Fiction

 

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