publication . Article . 2007

Violència i memòria en Milan Kundera

Marta Tafalla;
Open Access Catalan; Valencian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2007 Journal: Enrahonar: Quaderns de Filosofia (issn: 0211-402X, eissn: 2014-881X, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Filosofia
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
Starting from the philosophy of memory by T. W. Adorno, this article states the thesis that literature is a better form than history or philosophy of giving an account of totalitarianism and keeping the memory of his victimes, because its capacity of focusing on the individual. With this purpose, it analyses as an example the literature by the czech writer Milan Kundera, and discusses his works The Book of Laughter and Forgetting, The Unbearable Lightness of Being and also his non-fiction book The Art of Novel.
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