TITLE

Ghostlier Determinations: The Economy of Sensation and The Woman in White

AUTHOR(S)
Cvetkovich, Ann
PUB. DATE
September 1989
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall1989, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the sensational moments of the novel "The Woman in White," by Wilkie Collins which enable the more materially determined narrative of character Walter Hartright's accession to power to be represented as though it were the product of chance occurrences, uncanny repetitions and fated events. Description of Hartright on Laura Fairlie, whom he fell in love with in the novel; Relation between Fairlie and Anne Catherick; Reaction of Hartright as he encountered Catherick during his journey to inquire about Sir Percival Glyde.
ACCESSION #
15830051

 

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