Gabriel García Márquez | Critical Essay by Iddo Landau

This literature criticism consists of approximately 15 pages of analysis & critique of Gabriel Garca Mrquez.
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Critical Essay by Iddo Landau

SOURCE: Landau, Iddo. “Metafiction as a Rhetorical Device in Hegel's History of Absolute Spirit and Gabriel García Márquez' One Hundred Years of Solitude.CLIO 21, no. 4 (1992): 401-10.

In the following essay, Landau contrasts the use of metafiction as a rhetorical device in Hegel's history of “Absolute Spirit” and García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude.

“Metafiction” has been defined as “fictional writing which self-consciously and systematically draws attention to its status as an artefact in order to pose questions about the relationship between fiction and reality.”1 Of course, many literary works include some element of self-awareness or self-reference. However, the term “metafiction” is usually applied only to those cases...

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