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What is the genre of "The Wall" by Jean-Paul Sartre?

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marcus41 | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted February 26, 2007 at 12:51 PM via web

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What is the genre of "The Wall" by Jean-Paul Sartre?

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gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted March 2, 2007 at 12:04 PM (Answer #1)

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What is the genre of "The Wall" by Jean-Paul Sartre?
Good question. I'd put in the category of the political/philosophical fable; Sartre seems more intent on making philosophical points and delivering political critiques than entertaining the reader.

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