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Literary Trauma: Sadism, Memory, and Sexual Violence in American Women's Fiction

Deborah M. Horvitz
Format
Book
Published
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2000.
Language
English
Series
SUNY Series in Psychoanalysis and Culture
ISBN
0791447111 (alk. paper), 079144712X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Chapter 1 Introduction: Bearing Witness 1
  • Chapter 2 Reading the Unconscious in Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the Dead 25
  • Chapter 3 Freud and Feminism in Gayl Jones's Corregidora and Dorothy Allison's Bastard out of Carolina 39
  • Chapter 4 Hysteria and Trauma in Pauline Hopkins's Of One Blood; Or, the Hidden Self 57
  • Chapter 5 Postmodern Realism, Truth and Lies in Joyce Carol Oates's What I Lived For 75
  • Chapter 6 Intertextuality and Poststructural Realism in Margaret Atwood's Alias Grace and Charlotte Perkins Gilman's "The Yellow Wallpaper" 99
  • Chapter 7 Conclusion: Words Finally Spoken 131.
Description
169 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-163) and index.
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