Re: RARA-AVIS: Jealousy

Date: 21 Oct 2007

miker wrote:

"It's definitely well into the dissolution of self that is so popular in postmodernism, and it's the most successful effort in that direction that I've read. It was written well before the postmodern movement began. That probably has something to do with it."

Robbe-Grillet called what he was doing the "New Novel," wrote about it in For a New Novel: Essays on Fiction.

If you're interested in reading his works that are closer to crime fiction, try The Voyeur or The Erasers, his most (but still not really) orthodox novel.


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