Des tropes sous les tropiques

Abstract : A study of Melville's tropes in "The Encantadas". Far from offering a clearer and truer picture of the Galápagos Islands, the colorful images used by the narrator blur the definition of truth and suggest that the world is bound to remain inscrutable and impenetrable.
Keywords : Galapagos islands
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Julien Nègre. Des tropes sous les tropiques. Théorie, littérature, épistémologie, Presses universitaires de Vincennes, 2012, La Vérité en fiction, pp.51-67. ⟨⟩. ⟨hal-01424494⟩



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