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The Resource Shattered subjects : trauma and testimony in women's life-writing, Suzette A. Henke

Shattered subjects : trauma and testimony in women's life-writing, Suzette A. Henke

Label
Shattered subjects : trauma and testimony in women's life-writing
Title
Shattered subjects
Title remainder
trauma and testimony in women's life-writing
Statement of responsibility
Suzette A. Henke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TEF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henke, Suzette A
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Women authors, Commonwealth
  • Women authors, American
  • Autobiography
  • Psychic trauma in literature
  • Colette
Label
Shattered subjects : trauma and testimony in women's life-writing, Suzette A. Henke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-208) and index
Contents
Colette's autofictions : genre and engenderment. The earthly paradise ; My apprenticeships: the specter of Willy ; Break of day ; Postscript -- H.D. : psychoanalytic self-imaging. The gift ; Adult trauma and the Madrigal cycle: Asphodel and Bid me to live -- Anaïs Nin's interior cities : incest, anxiety, and father-daughter loss. Father loss and incest ; Daughter loss and maternal anxiety ; Narrative recovery -- Janet Frame's New Zealand Autobiography : a postcolonial odyssey -- Audre Lorde's African-American testimony. Biomythography: Zami, a new spelling of my name ; Autopathography: The cancer journals and A burst of light -- Sylvia Fraser's My father's house : a Canadian memoir of sexual trauma and narrative recovery
Control code
ocm44071084
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780312230982
Label
Shattered subjects : trauma and testimony in women's life-writing, Suzette A. Henke
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-208) and index
Contents
Colette's autofictions : genre and engenderment. The earthly paradise ; My apprenticeships: the specter of Willy ; Break of day ; Postscript -- H.D. : psychoanalytic self-imaging. The gift ; Adult trauma and the Madrigal cycle: Asphodel and Bid me to live -- Anaïs Nin's interior cities : incest, anxiety, and father-daughter loss. Father loss and incest ; Daughter loss and maternal anxiety ; Narrative recovery -- Janet Frame's New Zealand Autobiography : a postcolonial odyssey -- Audre Lorde's African-American testimony. Biomythography: Zami, a new spelling of my name ; Autopathography: The cancer journals and A burst of light -- Sylvia Fraser's My father's house : a Canadian memoir of sexual trauma and narrative recovery
Control code
ocm44071084
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780312230982

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