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Houses as sites of memory in Penelope Lively's writings

Houses as sites of memory in Penelope Lively's writings

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dc.contributor.author Kucała, Bożena [SAP11215417] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-08T14:17:44Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-08T14:17:44Z
dc.date.issued 2016 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/46059
dc.language eng pl
dc.rights Dodaję tylko opis bibliograficzny *
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dc.title Houses as sites of memory in Penelope Lively's writings pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 10-19 pl
dc.description.additional Bibliogr. s. 18-19 pl
dc.identifier.weblink http://www.crossroads.uwb.edu.pl/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/crossroads14.pdf#page=11 pl
dc.abstract.en This paper will analyse the representation of houses in selected novels and non-fiction by Penelope Lively. Houses feature in her writings as material objects as well as immaterial forms created by the human psyche; they may also be conceptualised as organic beings whose lives mirror the lives of their inhabitants. However, it will be argued that for the characters in Lively’s novels houses function primarily as sites of memory. Houses are treated as repositories of the past, both because they hold secure its material remnants and because they have the potential to evoke memories and thus enable people to forge and maintain meaningful connections with the past. The article will also take account of Lively’s three autobiographical books, Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived, A House Unlocked, and Ammonites and Leaping Fish, in which the writer embarks on the project of retrieving memories by exploring, respectively, three houses she used to reside in as “material memoirs” of her own past as well as collective history. pl
dc.subject.en Penelope Lively pl
dc.subject.en memory pl
dc.subject.en autobiography pl
dc.subject.en the house in fiction pl
dc.subject.en sites of memory pl
dc.description.number 14 (3) pl
dc.description.points 6 pl
dc.description.publication 0,7 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.15290/cr.2016.14.3.01 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 2300-6250 pl
dc.title.journal Crossroads pl
dc.title.volume Remembering/Forgetting, vol.1 pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.date.accession 2017-10-30 pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Filologiczny : Instytut Filologii Angielskiej pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original OTHER; otwarte czasopismo; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0 pl
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