Linda Hutcheon, A Theory of Parody: The Teachings of Twintieth-Century Art Forms. New York et Londres, Methuen, , p.. An article from journal Études. “A Theory of Parody: The Teachings of Twentieth-Century Art Forms”: Linda of A Poetics of Postmodernism: History, Theory, Fiction by Linda Hutcheon. According to LINDA HUTCHEON, one of the main features that distinguishes postmodernism from modernism is the fact the it “takes the form of self-conscious, .

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Linda Hutcheon – Hutcheon identifies parody as one of the major forms of modern self-reflexivity, one that marks the intersection of invention In this major study of a flexible and multifaceted mode of expression, Linda Hutcheon looks at works of modern literature, visual art, music, film, theater, and architecture to arrive at a comprehensive assessment of what parody is and what it does.

Its productive-creative approach to tradition results in a modern recoding that establishes difference at the heart of similarity. I think this book went smoother than the one he read, because there is already a body of work dealing with parody against which Hutcheon built her definition, whereas adaptation the subject of the book he read is a much less defined topic.

Parody is repetition with critical distance, and must be distinguished from satire parody relies on reference to an earlier text or text, and satire relies on hutcheoj to reality hutchein from irony an To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above.

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Sviatek rated it it was ok Nov 30, N Odhiambo rated it it was amazing Oct 27, Though she spends quite a bit of time in her introduction and conclusion justifying her theoretical situation not formalist, not decon, not thery response, not anythingand ends up with a product that, I think, has a lot to do with formalism anyway, this is a theorh useful book that explains a clear definition of parody: This definition allows Hutcheon to show not only where parody is normative and builds in common with satire, but, crucially, where it can be revolutionary in diverging from satire.


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A Theory of Parody: The Teachings of Twentieth-Century Art Forms

Both my friend and I he read one of Hutcheon’s other books agreed that her style is interes This gutcheon is more of a formalist work than I’m used to dealing with, but it was very useful in terms of my thinking about parody. Estela rated it really liked it Aug 26, Frank rated it liked it Aug 04, Julie Patterson rated it it was ok Apr 09, Hutcheon’s chief achievement here is to promote a definition of parody derived in part huttcheon a neglected part of the term’s etymology from Greek.

A Journal of the History of Science No keywords specified fix it. Hutcheon identifies parody as one of the major forms It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Request removal from index. Hutcheon identifies parody as one of the major forms of modern self-reflexivity, one that marks the intersection of invention and critique and offers an important mode of coming to terms with the texts and discourses of the past.

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Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account? Kajsa Byne rated it liked it Nov 03, A Theory of Parody: A great analysis of a central aspect of modern and postmodern art, music, and literature. Citing articles via Google Scholar. Krishnamurti – – Shambhala Publications. Friendship Dynamics and Creative Work. To ask other readers questions about A Theory of Parodyplease sign up. If you originally registered with a username please use tyeory to sign in. Hutcheon also tackles satire, irony, and pastiche in defining how parody is a different concept.


Sign In Forgot password? Jillian rated it liked it Apr 09, Review of A Poetics of Postmodernism: Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. A mostly readable volume, despite the time spent worrying over modern theoretical quibbles. British Journal of Aesthetics 26 2: Linda Hutcheon – – In Hucheon Jencks ed. Lindx entry has no external links. Czarek rated it liked it Jul 30, Looi rated it liked it Aug 09, It feels kind of silly putting a rating on this, but it’s one theoretical text that I actually quite enjoyed reading.

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A Poetics of Postmodernism: Alberto rated it it was amazing Jul 23, Reading it for my diss, and it provided a sensible overview and and some criteria that will be very helpful as I prepare to praody my “parody” chapter. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.