Weekend Special! 5% off any purchase. Get the code »

These essays reveal Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975)—known in the West largely through his studies of Rabelais and Dostoevsky—as a philosopher of language, a cultural historian, and a major theoretician of the novel. The Dialogic Imagination presents, in superb English translation, four selections from Voprosy literatury i estetiki (Problems of literature and esthetics), published in Moscow in 1975. The volume also contains a lengthy introduction to Bakhtin and his thought and a glossary of terminology. Bakhtin ...

The Dialogic Imagination: Four Essays 1982, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292715349

Revised edition

Trade paperback