This classic work by the Russian philosopher and literary theorist Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975) examines popular humor and folk culture in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
One of the essential texts of a theorist who is rapidly becoming a major reference in contemporary thought, Rabelais and His World is essential reading for anyone interested in problems of language and text and in cultural interpretation.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Indiana University Press
- Publication Date: 01/06/1984
- Category: Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800
- ISBN: 9780253203410