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Roland Barthes

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Roland Gérard Barthes
Born12 November 1915(1915-11-12)
Cherbourg, Fraunce
Dee'd26 Mairch 1980(1980-03-26) (aged 64)
Paris, Fraunce
Alma materVarsity o Paris (MA, 1941)
Era20t-century philosophie
RegionWastren Philosophie
Main interests
Literary theory
Notable ideas
Structural analysis o narratives[1]
Daith o the author
Writin degree zero
Effect o reality

Roland Gérard Barthes (French: [ʁɔlɑ̃ baʁt]; 12 November 1915 – 26 March[3] 1980) wis a French literary theorist, philosopher, linguist, critic, an semiotician. Barthes' ideas explored a diverse range o fields an he influenced the development o schuils o theory includin structuralism, semiotics, social theory, design theory, anthropology an post-structuralism.

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  1. Roland Barthes, "Introduction à l'analyse structurale des récits", Communications, 8(1), 1966, pp. 1–27, translated as "Introduction to the Structural Analysis of Narratives", in: Roland Barthes, Image–Music–Text, essays selected and translated by Stephen Heath, New York 1977, pp. 79–124.
  2. Réda Bensmaïa, The Barthes Effect: The Essay as Reflective Text, University of Minnesota Press, 1987, p. 112 n. 74: "On all these pages [of Le plaisir du texte], Barthes refers directly to Nietzsche whom he quotes, mentions, or "translates" freely.."
  3. Roland A. Champagne, Literary History in the Wake of Roland Barthes: Re-Defining the Myths of Reading, Summa Publications, Inc., 1984, p. vii.