Paper.7.Structuralism Criticism

717 views
441 views

Published on

Published in: Education
2 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • good work is done. Work little bit harder..that's it.
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • Good going....

    well prepared and explained each point with example.....

    Keep it up.....It will help u in Exam....
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
No Downloads
Views
Total views
717
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
20
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
2
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Paper.7.Structuralism Criticism

  1. 1. Name: Vaghela Sejal Pareshbhai. No. 29 Paper No.7 Paper Name: Literary Criticism Submitted to: Department of English Maharaja Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavnagar University.
  2. 2. What is Structuralism ?  Structuralism is the name given to Saussure’s approach to language as a system of Relationship,  But it is applied also to the Study of philosophy, Literature and other Sciences of humanity.
  3. 3. “It can be therefore be metaliterature, that is to say, 'a literature of which literature is the imposed object’.”
  4. 4.  Order  Frequency  Duration  Voice  Mood
  5. 5.  Say a story is as follows: › A murder Occurs › Then the circumstances of the murder are revealed to a detective › Finally the murderer is caught.
  6. 6.  The separation between an event and its narration allows several possibilities.  An event can occur n times and be narrated once.  An event can Occur once and be narrated once.  An event can Occur once and be narrated n times.  An event can Occur n times and be , narrated n times.
  7. 7.  The separation between an event and its narration  These are the two main elements of duration:  Discourse time  “Five years passed” is the lengthy Discourse time.  Narrative time  Five years is a short narrative time.
  8. 8.  Voice is concerned with who narrates and from where. › Where the narration is form  Intra-diegetic: inside the text  Extra diegetic: Outside the text
  9. 9.  Is the narrator a character in the story?  Hetero-diegetic: The narrator is not a character in the story.  Homo-diegetic: The narrator is a character in the story
  10. 10.  Narrative mood is depend on the ‘DISTANCE’ and ‘PERSPECTIVE’ of the narrator.  Like Music, narrative mood has predominant patterns.  It is related to voice. › Distance of the narrator changes with narrated speech, transposed and reported speech. › Perspective of the narrator is called focalization.  Narratives can be non-focalized.

×