The Governess in Nineteenth-Century Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Allen, John J. “The Governess and the Ghosts in The Turn of the Screw.Henry James Review 1, No. 1 (November 1979): 73-80.

Discusses the reliability of the governess-narrator in James' novella.

Boren, Lynda S. “The Performing Self: Psychodrama in Austen, James and Woolf.” Centennial Review 30, No. 1 (Winter 1986): 1-24.

Portion of the essay discusses The Turn of the Screw in terms of its dramatic form, focusing on how James employed this framework to explore the nature of self.

Broughton, Trev and Ruth Symes, eds. The Governess: An Anthology. Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing Limited,...

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