On the Textual and Historical Facts in Grass' Peeling the Onion
WANG Bin-bin (College of Foreign Languages and Literature,Fudan University,Shanghai 200433,China)
Does autobiography fall into the category of history or literature? Is it factual or fictional? These controversial questions have landed on no consensus in the community of literary theory.To postmodernists,autobiography is not a separate genre,thus blurring the boundary between autobiography and fiction,history and literature.Gunter Grass' Peeling the Onion is a typical case in the postmodern context.Is Peeling the Onion a fact or fiction,history or literature? What postmodern features does Peeling the Onion display? Answers to these questions are the focus of this thesis.
【CateGory Index】： I516.075