By Ann-Kathrin Beckenbauer

Seminar paper from the 12 months 2014 within the topic English Language and Literature stories - Literature, grade: 3,0, collage of Würzburg (Universität), path: the yank brief tale within the twentieth Century, language: English, summary: This paper bargains with Joyce Carol Oates's brief tale 'Where Are You Going, the place have you ever Been?'. for this reason, the subsequent can be subdivided into major elements. the 1st one goes to be an introductory one, during which each instrument and time period that's for use could be spelled out and explained.

The first bankruptcy goes to accommodate the positive factors of a quick tale. it really is to be mentioned, what makes a quick tale a true Short-story and which positive aspects are available in general.

In the second one bankruptcy, there's going to be an creation to the literary postmodernism. therefore, a proof of gains characterizing the postmodernism as such goes to follow.
The 3rd bankruptcy goes to be an creation to the tale of initiation, within which its major parts and concepts are going to be awarded and explained.

In the fourth and final bankruptcy during this part, an process on Genette's theories on narrative views, in addition to an appropriate reason for each will be found.

The moment a part of the most part goes to include an research of 'Where are you going, the place have you ever been?' by way of each above named element, in addition to the procedure of classifying the fast tale as a narrative of (female) initiation.

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