Volume 2 of A Comparative History of Literatures in the Iberian Peninsula brings to an end this collective work that aims at surveying the network of interliterary relations in the Iberian Peninsula. No attempt at such a comparative history of literatures in the Iberian Peninsula has been made until now. In this volume, the focus is placed on images (Section 1), genres (Section 2), forms of mediation (Section 3), and cultural studies and literary repertoires (Section 4). To these four sections an epilogue is added, in which specialists in literatures in the Iberian Peninsula, as well as in the (sub)disciplines of comparative history and comparative literary history, search for links between Volumes 1 and 2 from the point of view of general contributions to the field of Iberian comparative studies, and assess the entire project that now reaches completion with contributions from almost one hundred scholars.
|Title of host publication||A Comparative History of Literatures in the Iberian Peninsula|
|Editors||César Domínguez, Anxo Abuín González, Ellen Sapega|
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Publisher||John Benjamins Publishing Company|
|Number of pages||16|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
Abreu, M. F. A. (2016). The picaresque in Iberia and America (nineteenth to twentieth century). In C. Domínguez, A. Abuín González, & E. Sapega (Eds.), A Comparative History of Literatures in the Iberian Peninsula (Vol. 2, pp. 184-199). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company.