Anti novel


[an-tee-nov-uhl, an-tahy-]
a literary work in which the author rejects the use of traditional elements of novel structure, especially in regard to development of plot and character.

1955–60; anti- + novel1

antinovelist, noun Unabridged
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antinovel (ˈæntɪˌnɒvəl)
anti-roman, Also: nouveau roman a type of prose fiction in which conventional or traditional novelistic elements are rejected

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