Virginia Woolf and the Migrations of Language

Virginia Woolf and the Migrations of Language

by Emily Dalgarno


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107010185
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/31/2011
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Emily Dalgarno is Professor Emerita in the Department of English at Boston University.

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Translation and ethnography in 'On Not Knowing Greek'; 2. Antigone and the public language; 3. Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, and the Russian soul; 4. Proust and the fictions of the unconscious; 5. Translation and iterability; 6. Assia Djebar and the poetics of lamentation; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.

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