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Signifying Loss: Toward a Poetics of Narrative Mourning

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By remapping the configurations of mourning across modernist, postmodernist, and postcolonial literatures, psychoanalysis and deconstruction (James Joyce, Jamaica Kincaid, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Elias Khoury, Sigmund Freud, and Jacques Derrida), Signifying Loss studies not only how loss is signified but also the ethico-political significance of such signifying. First, by exami ...more
Paperback, 227 pages
Published June 10th 2014 by Bucknell University Press (first published January 1st 2011)
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