Dungeons and Salons: using Bakhtin’s chronotope of encounter and Fighting Fantasy Gamebooks to examine how locative descriptions shape narratives of the French Revolution

Von Lunen, A. (Speaker), Sam Griffiths (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Description

This paper examines the extent to which Mikhail Bakhtin's concept of the chronotope, defined as the "intrinsic connectedness of temporal and spatial relationships that are artistically expressed in literature " , is usefully applied to historical research.
Period21 Aug 2018
Held atPlace and Displacement: The Spacing of History
Event typeConference
LocationStockholm, Sweden