Madness in Nineteenth-Century Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Felman, Shoshana. "Gustave Flaubert: Living Writing, or Madness as Cliché." In Writing and Madness, translated by Martha Noel Evans and the author, with the assistance of Brian Massumi, pp. 78-100. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1978.

Studies Flaubert's early work, Memoirs of a Madman, demonstrating the ways in which the various readings of the text contradict themselves, but that in doing so, these interpretations "reveal the dynamics of the production of meaning in the text as inseparable from such questions of approach and from a general problematic of reading."

Lougy, Robert E. "The Sounds and Silence of Madness:...

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