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Borges, Ethics, and Evil

  • Donald ShawEmail author
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Part of the Literatures of the Americas book series (LOA)

Abstract

After so many books and articles, it seems as though everything has been said about Borges’s fiction. While granting that much productive analysis has been contributed by scholars, it should also be said that the copious interpretations and presumptions have created favorable circumstances for critical errors to creep in. A case in point concerns Borges’s attitude toward ethics and evil, which has attracted the attention of a number of writers. This article aims to locate and correct them.

Keywords

Ethics Evil Critical errors 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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