Questioning the homogeneous morality of the comedias moralistas by J. Ruiz de Alarcón: a reconstruction of the moral heterogeneity of the Latin and Spanish hypotexts.

01 December 2009 → 30 November 2014
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Language studies
    • Literary studies
J.R. de Alarcón comedia moralista hypertextual analysis morality Spanish baroque theatre
Project description

This research project will question the moral homogeneity of Alarcón's comedies by contrasting this aspect with the heterogeneous morality of his carefully selected sources. Our main purpose consists in gaining a profound insight into the development and specificity of Alarcón's morality through a thorough examination of the Latin ans spanish hypotexts, based upon Genette's hypertextual model.