Women and Ireland as Beckett's Lost Others: Beyond Mourning and Melancholia
by Rina Kim
Opening up contemporary debates about emotion in social and historical contexts, Women and Ireland as Beckett's Lost Others investigates the relationship between emotion, memory, exile and language. Using a psychoanalytic framework, this monograph traces discourses of mourning (Klein), melancholia (Freud) and abjection (Kristeva) in Beckett's prose and drama, and demonstra...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published May 15th 2010 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published May 11th 2010)
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