Christoph Singer

Sea Change

The Shore from Shakespeare to Banville

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Auteur Christoph Singer
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

The shore defies definition. The shore deconstructs and rebuilds, is the beginning or end of a journey, initiates or stops mobility. Here survivors of shipwrecks, like Robinson Crusoe, escape their death; and the weary and tired, like Max Morden, wade back into the womb of nature. The shore is transformation spatialized. Still the coast as literary setting is more than a decorative space. Its utopian/dystopian nature, its liminality and ambiguity invite transgressions of various kinds, which ...