By Suzette A. Henke
This name, first released in 1990, bargains a feminist and psychoanalytic reassessment of the Joycean canon within the wake of Freud, Lacan, and Kristeva. the writer centres her dialogue of Ulysses, Dubliners, A Portrait of the Artist, Finnegans Wake, and Exiles round questions of wish and language and the politics of sexual distinction.
Suzette Henke’s radical "re-vision" of Joyce’s paintings is a remarkable instance of the an important position feminist concept can play in modern review of canonical texts. As such will probably be welcomed by means of feminists and scholars of literature alike.
Read Online or Download James Joyce and the Politics of Desire: Volume 8 (Routledge Library Editions: James Joyce) PDF
Similar british & irish contemporary literature books
The literary 'middle ground', as soon as brushed aside through academia as insignificant, is the positioning of strong anxieties approximately cultural authority that proceed to today. in brief, the middlebrow concerns . those essays research the prejudices and aspirations at paintings within the 'battle of the brows', and convey that cultural price is often relative and situational.
Analyzing a wealthy new new release of Latin American writers, this assortment bargains new views at the present prestige of Latin American literature within the age of globalization. Authors explored are from the increase and Postboom classes, together with those that mix social preoccupations, like drug trafficking, with aesthetic ones.
The sport of chess was once wildly renowned within the center a long time, lots in order that it grew to become a tremendous idea paradigm for thinkers and writers who applied its vocabulary and imagery for commentaries on struggle, politics, love, and the social order. during this choice of essays, students examine chess texts from a number of traditions – English, French, German, Latin, Persian, Spanish, Swedish, and Catalan – and argue that wisdom of chess is key to realizing medieval tradition.
Whereas Kierkegaard could be recognized most sensible as a non secular philosopher and thinker, there's an unmistakable literary point in his writings. He frequently explains advanced suggestions and concepts through the use of literary figures and motifs that he may possibly think his readers could have a few familiarity with. This measurement of his idea has served to make his writings way more renowned than these of alternative philosophers and theologians, yet while it has made their interpretation extra advanced.
- Late Modernist Style in Samuel Beckett and Emmanuel Levinas (New Interpretations of Beckett in the 21st Century)
- The Postethnic Literary: Reading Paratexts and Transpositions around 2000 (Buchreihe der Anglia / Anglia Book Series)
- The Holy Land in English Culture 1799-1917: Palestine and the Question of Orientalism (Oxford English Monographs)
- Beard Fetish in Early Modern England: Sex, Gender, and Registers of Value (Women and Gender in the Early Modern World)
Additional resources for James Joyce and the Politics of Desire: Volume 8 (Routledge Library Editions: James Joyce)
James Joyce and the Politics of Desire: Volume 8 (Routledge Library Editions: James Joyce) by Suzette A. Henke