Ritual, Myth and the Modernist Text: The Influence of Jane Ellen Harrison on Joyce, Eliot and Woolf

Ritual, Myth and the Modernist Text: The Influence of Jane Ellen Harrison on Joyce, Eliot and Woolf

by Martha C. Carpentier
     
 

ISBN-10: 9057005174

ISBN-13: 9789057005176

Pub. Date: 08/01/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789057005176
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/01/1998
Series:
Library of Anthropology Series
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Series
Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2The "Anthropological Method" of Myth Interpretation13
3Myth and Magic: Frazer, Harrison, and the "Ritual Theory"37
4Eleusis at Ithaca: Mother, Maid, and Witch in James Joyce's Ulysses69
5Sweeney and the Matricidal Dance: The Evolution of T.S. Eliot's Drama101
6Orestes in the Drawing-Room: Mother, Maid, and Witch in T.S. Eliot's The Family Reunion133
7Themis in To the Lighthouse171
Endnotes189
Works Cited195
Index203

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