Definition of Barthes, Roland in English:

Barthes, Roland

proper noun

  • (1915–80), French writer and critic. He was a leading exponent of structuralism and semiology in literary criticism. Notable works: "On Racine" (1963), "Mythologies" (1957), and "Elements of Semiology" (1964)

Pronunciation:

Barthes, Roland

/bärt/