By Marta Figlerowicz
Marta Figlerowicz argues that those unusual flat protagonists problem our better perspectives concerning the novel as a style. Upending a longstanding culture of valuing characters for his or her complexity, Figlerowicz proposes that novels, and their characters, will be preferred for highlighting the bounds to how a lot awareness any specific person's self-expression has a tendency to garner, and what sort of perception a person has to provide her neighborhood. As invites to contemplate how we would encounter to others, instead of purely how others stumble upon to us, flat protagonists either subvert and supplement the extra traditional method of novels as, at their top, websites of guide in interpersonal empathy.
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