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Author Coffman, Christine E.

Title Insane passions : lesbianism and psychosis in literature and film / Christine E. Coffman.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, c2006.

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 Moore Stacks  PS228.L47 C64 2006    Available  ---
Description viii, 288 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-272) and index.
Contents Writing the Papin affair -- Surrealism's lesbian doubles -- "What insane passion": Djuna Barnes's Nightwood -- "Prophetess faced prophetess": madness and H.D.'s prose -- The late twentieth century: filming the psychotic queer woman.
Subject Lesbianism in literature.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
French literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Psychoses in literature.
Lesbianism -- Psychological aspects.
Psychoanalysis and homosexuality.
Lesbianism in motion pictures.
Lesbians in literature.
Lesbians in motion pictures.
ISBN 0819568198 (alk. paper)
9780819568199 (alk. paper)
Standard No. 9780819568199