On Milan Kundera’s Fascination With Novel Ethics



Milan Kundera has endless love for ethics, which gives expression to his Novel Theory, and novel writing as well. Ethics has long haunted him. However, Kundera has never conducted ethical criticism in novel writing. He probed into ethics in his unique novel style, which is a component of formalistic esthetics.


Milan Kundera, novels, the ethic, esthetics

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