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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.
SUBJECT Awakening (Chopin, Kate) fast
Their eyes were watching God (Hurston, Zora Neale) fast
Yellow wallpaper (Gilman, Charlotte Perkins) fast
Subject 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