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L'affaire Papin : stylisation du fait divers /
Geneviève M. Fortin.
imprint
Lanham : University Press of America, c2001.
description
vii, 42 p.
ISBN
0761818715 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Lanham : University Press of America, c2001.
isbn
0761818715 (pbk. : alk. paper)
catalogue key
4262583
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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When Madame Lancelin and her daughter were killed by their maids, Christine and Lea Papin in the winter of 1933, France was simultaneously shocked and fascinated by the bizarre crime. The crime was especially interesting to the literary community, so much so that it was incorporated in various works of fiction. L'Affaire Papin: Stylisation Du Fait Divers examines how the case has been treated throughout history, and also examines what attracted Simone de Beauvoir, Jean-Paul Sartre, Jacques Lacan, Jean Genet and Paul Houdyer to the case. (Text in French)
Table of Contents
Prefacep. v
Le Fait diversp. 1
Interet du fait diversp. 5
Stylisation du fait diversp. 27
Conclusionp. 41
Oeuvres citeesp. 45
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