Université de Neuchâtel

Mayans y la reforma de las letras españolas: la tradición como novedad

Martínez Alcalde, Maria José

In: Arte Nuevo : Revista de estudios áureos, 2016, vol. 3, p. 185-217

Gregorio Mayanʼs attitude towards the codification of Spanish provides data about the traditional or innovative nature of his proposals for the reform of the Spanish letters in the eighteenth century. These data include issues such as the analysis of Mayanʼs criticism towards the works of the Royal Spanish Academy, his proposal for the fixation of standard Spanish orthography or his assess-ment...