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The Voice

  • Finn Jensen
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Abstract

A presentation of the new literary voice Miller developed in Paris. An account of its roots in the oral expressions from childhood as well as avant-garde experiments. The special relation to the time factor in the narration and to the autobiography. Miller’s own view upon the role of obscenity in his novels.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Finn Jensen
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  1. 1.University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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