Trauma, Transcendence, and Trust: Wordsworth, Tennyson, and Eliot Thinking Loss

Trauma, Transcendence, and Trust: Wordsworth, Tennyson, and Eliot Thinking Loss

by T. Brennan

Hardcover(2010)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230104969
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 01/27/2011
Series: Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 206
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Thomas J. Brennan, S.J. is Assistant Professor of English at Saint Joseph’s University.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction: Traumatized Trust 1

1 Gazes of Trauma, Spots of Trust: Wordsworth's Memorials in The Prelude 33

2 "Wound" in the "Living Soul": Tennyson's In Memoriam 73

3 Castrated Referentiality: Eliot's The Waste Land 119

Epilogue: "The Tone We Trusted Most": Merrill's The Book of Ephraim 163

Notes 177

Bibliography 191

Index 197

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