Volume 4, Number 3 / June issue 2018
Enkelena Shockett
Critical Realism in Charles Dickens’s in “David Copperfield”

Using a close reading through the strong analysis of the character development methodology through which the narrative shapes David Copperfield as Victorian novel which opens up interesting perspectives in reading I will highlight the influence of Critical Realism in the work of Charles Dickens. Furthermore, this methodology, which facilitates and accelerates the text comprehension although it is characterized by inter-textuality, will exfoliate remarkably the author’s philosophy and ethics utilized in this work.
Keywords: Critical Realism; Victorian novel; character development; text narrative; social voices

Cite this article:
Enkelena Shockett. Critical Realism in Charles Dickens’s in “David Copperfield”. Acta Scientiae et Intellectus, 4(3)2018, 28-35.


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