Between Laughter and the Chill: The Metafiction in the Microrrelato of Ana María Shua

Article Spanish; Castilian OPEN
Previtera, Roberta;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  • Journal: Brumal. Revista de Investigación sobre lo Fantástico = Research Journal on the fantastic (issn: 2014-7910)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: Ana María Shua, Micro-story, Fantastic, Metafiction, Humour | Ana María Shua; microrrelato; fantástico; metaficción; humor

In this article, I explore the relation between metafiction, humour and the fantastic genre in a selection of works of Ana Maria Shua. After analyzing how metafiction operates in Shua’s works, I try to show that this metatextual reflection produces different effects. If... View more
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