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by Leona Toker


Eloquent Reticence: Withholding Information in Fictional Narrative epub

ISBN: 0813118115

ISBN13: 978-0813118116

Author: Leona Toker

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: History & Criticism

Language: English

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky (November 1, 1992)

Pages: 225 pages

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Eloquent Reticence: Withh. has been added to your Cart. Leona Toker is professor of English at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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English fiction - History and criticism, Silence in literature, Narration (Rhetoric), Fiction - Technique, English fiction, Fiction. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on December 12, 2013.

Leona Toker develops a narratological approach to the subject, based on studying "reticence" in works of fiction

Leona Toker develops a narratological approach to the subject, based on studying "reticence" in works of fiction. Reticence consists in narrative techniques through which writers create information gaps that build interest, enhance tension, and control the reader's comprehension of theme, character, and event.

Citation: Toker, Leona. Eloquent Reticence: Withholding Information in Fictional Narrative. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1993. XML. Last updated on 04/04/2017. Publications by Type.

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Leona Toker develops a narratological approach to the subject, based on studying "reticence" in works of fiction.

Her other books include Eloquent Reticence: Withholding Information in Fictional Narration (1993) and a volumeĀ .

Leona Toker, Associate Professor of English at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is the author of Nabokov: The Mystery of Literary Structures (Cornell University Press, 1989), as well as many articles. Rhetoric and Ethical Ambiguities in That Evening Sun.

Leona Toker Author of Return from the Archipelago: Narratives of Gulag Survivors (2000), Eloquent Reticence: Withholding Information in Fictional.

Professor of English Literature at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Author of Return from the Archipelago: Narratives of Gulag Survivors (2000), Eloquent Reticence: Withholding Information in Fictional Narrative (1993), Nabokov: The Mystery of Literary Structures (1989) and articles on English, American, and Russian writers.

Explores how fiction writers withhold information not only to build interest, enhance tension, and control the readers' comprehension of the theme, but also in order to stimulate their interpretation and to increase their identification with a character who is also lacking knowledge. Presents a new approach to reactions on a first and second reading. Considers Fielding, Austin, Conrad, Faulkner, and others. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.