Safarova Z.A. —
Narrative Strategies in Nathaniel Hawthorne's Novel 'The Scarlett Letter'
– 2018. – ¹ 3.
– P. 211 - 216.
DOI: 10.25136/2409-8698.2018.3.27405 URL: https://en. nbpublish.com/library_read_article.php?id=27405
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The author considers such aspects as the features of Nathaniel Hawthorne's creativity, namely his novel "The Scarlet Letter". Also, the object of research is the synthetic structure of the novel, its historical and psychological content. Characteristics of the main characters, their goals and actions, peculiarities of the narration, such as the brevity and conciseness of the events described, the "sliding" author's position, manifested in the inconstancy of the depicted events, in terms of ratings, the main goals of the main characters, the degree of impact on the reader are given. The research methodology consisted of biographical, formal and historical-theoretical methods, as well as contextual and culturological principles of research. A special contribution of the author to the study of the topic is an attempt to analyze the narrative strategies of Nathaniel Hawthorne, their display in the novel "The Scarlet Letter". The conclusions reached by the author are the brevity of the style of the writer, his (writer) ambiguous subjective attitude to the heroes of his novel, the historical and psychological nature of the novel.
events, plot, character, laconicism, structure, historical, psychology, narration, novel, story
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