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Author McGowan, Todd

Title The feminine "no!" : psychoanalysis and the new canon / Todd McGowan
Published Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 144 pages)
Series SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture
SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture.
Contents Introduction: The Canon Wars and Psychoanalysis xi -- 1 The Canonical Unconscious 1 -- 2 Dispossessing the Self: "The Yellow Wall-paper" and the Renunciation of Property 31 -- 3 The Awakening of Desire, or, Why Edna Pontellier Isn't a Man 47 -- 4 Acting without the Father: Charles Chesnutt's New Aristocrat 69 -- 5 Liberation and Domination: Their Eyes Were Watching God and the Evolution of Capitalism 85 -- 6 Agency and the Traumatic Encounter: Politics after Poststructuralism 101
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-140) and index
Notes English
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Subject Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Yellow wallpaper.
Chopin, Kate, 1851-1904. Awakening
Chesnutt, Charles Waddell, 1858-1932. Marrow of tradition
Hurston, Zora Neale. Their eyes were watching God.
Awakening (Chopin, Kate)
Their eyes were watching God (Hurston, Zora Neale)
Yellow wallpaper (Gilman, Charlotte Perkins)
American fiction -- History and criticism
Psychological fiction, American -- History and criticism
Psychoanalysis and literature -- United States -- History
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History
Feminist fiction, American -- History and criticism
Canon (Literature)
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
American fiction.
Canon (Literature)
Feminism and literature.
Feminist fiction, American.
Psychoanalysis and literature.
Psychological fiction, American.
American Literature.
Languages & Literatures.
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 00030079
ISBN 0791448738