The Violence of the Name: Patronymy in Earthsea

Robinson, Christopher L.
December 2008
Extrapolation (University of Texas at Brownsville);Winter2008, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p385
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Presents literary criticism of the novel "A Wizard of Earthsea" by Ursula K. Le Guin. It outlines the nature of fantasy characters and the significance of their symbolisms. It examines the psychological nuances characterizations in the novel in the light of the Jungian point of view. An overview of the story is also given.


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