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Fictionalising trauma

Sirkka Knuuttila

Fictionalising trauma

the aesthetics of Marguerite Duras"s India cycle

by Sirkka Knuuttila

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychic trauma in literature,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-294) and index.

    StatementSirkka Knuuttila
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2607.U8245 Z749 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25345348M
    ISBN 103631609817
    ISBN 109783631609811
    LC Control Number2011500111
    OCLC/WorldCa730414878

      The Author: William W. Emilsen was born in Leeton, New South Wales in He is a graduate in Science, Theology and History, and received his Ph.D. from the University of Sydney. He currently lectures in Church History at United Theological College, North Parramatta in Sydney, : Postcolonial Trauma: A Small Silence with Jumoke Verissimo. Celebrated writer and poet, Jumoke Verrisimo, discuss the complexities of fictionalising personal pain in fiction, idealisation of mothers in Yoruba culture, the infliction of emotional traumas on loved ones as coping strategy for much deeper unarticulated psychological distress, and her debut novel, A Small Silence- a .

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About the Author. Sirkka Knuuttila is a medical doctor who holds PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of Helsinki. Working as a literary researcher and cognitive therapist she has written articles on Marguerite Duras, trauma, emotion and the embodied self as well as Roland Barthes’s semiotics and Friederike Mayröcker’s by: 1.

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