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Author Butterfield, Rosaria Champagne, 1962-

Title The politics of survivorship : incest, women's literature, and feminist theory / Rosaria Champagne.

Imprint New York : New York University Press, c1996.

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 Moore Stacks  PS169.I5 C43 1996  1996    Available  ---
Description x, 246 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-233) and index.
Contents Surviving psychoanalysis -- The law of the (nameless) father : Mary Shelley's Mathilda and the incest taboo -- Covert incest : Frankenstein after Oedipus -- True crimes of motherhood : mother daughter incest and dissociative disorders -- Desiring daughters, seductive sisters : incested agency -- Oprah Winfrey's "Scared silent" and the spectatorship of incest.
Subject American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Incest in literature.
Feminism and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Adult child sexual abuse victims in literature.
Psychoanalysis and literature.
Patriarchy in literature.
Women and literature.
ISBN 0814715427 (alk. paper)