After its succes de scandale in France in 1856, Flaubert's Madame Bovary was widely adapted, sometimes so closely they were dismissed as plagiarism yet they achieved canonical status in their national traditions. This study traces Madame Bovary's journey abroad and asks why the novel was given such import in foreign literatures.
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Author Biography - Elizabeth Amann
ELIZABETH AMANN is an associate professor at Columbia University, USA, where she specializes in Nineteenth-century European literature. She has also taught at the University of Chicago and Yale University.