Mário de Sá-Carneiro et Paris: une histoire d’amour

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Abstract

For Mário de Sá-Carneiro, Paris, always present in the life and work of the author, is a real referent, but also and above all a myth and a symbol. For him and his characters, passionate about the great capitals and the “great life”, Paris brings together the assets of modernity, cosmopolitanism, social, cultural and artistic agitation, lights, daily celebration, prestige, glamour, luxury, audacity, eroticism. But this city is above all a body, masculine or feminine, an object of desire, with which the author and his characters live a “love story”.
Original languageFrench
Title of host publicationAimer Paris.
Subtitle of host publicationRegards exotopiques sur une ville capital(e) de la modernité
EditorsJosé Domingues de Almeida, Maria Hermínia Laurel, Maria de Jesus Cabral
Place of PublicationPorto
PublisherInstituto de Literatura Comparada Margarida Losa
Pages107-119
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print) 978-989-99375-8-1
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Publication series

NameLibretos
PublisherInstituto de Literatura Comparada Margarida Losa
Volume8

Keywords

  • Mário de Sá-Carneiro
  • Paris
  • City
  • Modernism
  • Modernity

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