Tomorrow Will Have Been Written

21 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 2008

Date Written: October 7, 2008

Abstract

This paper reflects on "prophetic" elements in literature, analyzed from a psychoanalytic viewpoint in Pierre Bayard's book, "Demain est ecrit." Bayard's perspective is complemented with a critical analysis of the hermeneutics of temporal perspective, hindsight bias and retrospection from an interactional stance. Downloadable article is in Spanish.

Keywords: Literature, Prophecy, Bayard, Wilde, Hermeneutics, Hindsight, Retrospection

Suggested Citation

Garcia Landa, Jose Angel, Tomorrow Will Have Been Written (October 7, 2008). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1279918 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1279918

Jose Angel Garcia Landa (Contact Author)

Universidad de Zaragoza ( email )

Gran Via 2
Zaragoza, 50005
Spain

HOME PAGE: http://www.garcialanda.net

Do you have a job opening that you would like to promote on SSRN?

Paper statistics

Downloads
46
Abstract Views
1,267
PlumX Metrics