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3 2018, 2(2): 7-28 Back to browse issues page
The application of the Gerard Genette's theory “Time in narration" in analysis (analyzing) the novel of “Neighbors”
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Time as a key element in the novel narrates the attention of many critics and theorists field of narrative.   Gérard Genette, the French structuralist theorist, his narrative theory and development in line with the views of other theorists in the field of narratives, which up until now has been in the field-is the most complete theory. The time factor is one of the most important elements in building a novel, because every event occurs at the time. We better check the time factor, the novel written by Ahmad Mahmoud's neighbors have chosen the best contemporary novels in a row is Persian. Neighbors, is a novel of social realism that the reality in the lives of people pay lower class; people who, due to poverty, unemployment and illiteracy, cultural and social in the most difficult situation, living. The novel is the story of 8-year-old teenager named Khalid's political life narrative that emerged from the same class of society and is linked to the militant group and enlightened society. Khalid himself narrates the adventures that happen to him in that direction. Author of the novel, the rules correctly and in harmony with the rise and fall of a fictional applied.


Keywords: time, narrative, Gérard Genette, neighbors, Ahmed Mahmoud
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