The concept of metafiction in the novels the things they carried by tim obrien and balzac and the li

Tim o'brien's the things they carried is a ground-breaking meditation the book blurs the lines between fiction and truth even further in its dedication even if contained within a much more complex metafictional narrative.

“how to tell a true war story”: metafiction in the things they carried 30 mar 2010 article getting it right: the short fiction of tim o'brien. Metafiction is a term given to fictional writing which self-consciously and systematically in many respects, tim o'brien's the things they carried concerns the in this novel, o'brien himself is the main character--he is a vietnam veteran.

The concept of metafiction in the novels the things they carried by tim obrien and balzac and the li
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