Literary Theory: Twentieth Century-continued
|Freud, Lacan, and the Unconscious -2|
- Learning the Terms
- Learning the Concepts
You have already gained a preliminary understanding of the work of Freud and Lacan. Some questions must already have occurred to you : how does all this connect with literary criticism ? How old is the idea of the 'unconscious' ? How to connect psychoanalysis with literature ? The questions in your mind may be of this order. Here, therefore, we shall try to make the ideas we brought to you earlier, a little more clear.
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