TITLE

Olive Schreiner, Masochism, and Omnipotence: Strategies of a Preoedipal Politics

AUTHOR(S)
Kucich, John
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall2002, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Addresses the confinement of writer Olive Schreiner's masochism to the realm of sexuality. Reasons critics have judged her as racist and imperialist; Psychic pathways through which preoedipal pain might be transformed into fantasies of omnipotence; Result of linking feminist demands and an idealization of suffering.
ACCESSION #
12065986

 

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