Poetry and Phantasy

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Cambridge University Press, Apr 27, 1989 - Literary Criticism - 227 pages
In this book the author examines the relation between historical materialism and psychoanalysis for the understanding of literature. He analyzes central poems in the canonical tradition, poems of courtly love, Romantic poetry, and the modernism and post-modernism of Eliot and Pound.
 

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Contents

POETRY AND PSYCHOANALYSIS
1
IDEOLOGY AND PHANTASY IN POETRY
24
VERSIONS
47
COURTLY LOVE AND IDEALISATION
63
ROMANTIC NARCISSISM
116
DARWINIAN CRISES
139
ELIOTPOUND
167
POSTSCRIPT
196
List of texts
213
Index
223
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