Walker Percy's Feminine Characters

By Lewis A. Lawson; Elzbieta H. Oleksy | Go to book overview

Walker Percy's Feminine Characters

edited by Lewis A. Lawson and Elzbieta H. Oleksy

The Whitston Publishing Company Troy, New York 1995

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page *
  • Contents *
  • Introduction 1
  • Works Cited 5
  • The Dream Screen in the Moviegoer 7
  • Notes 30
  • Works Cited 32
  • Gesture and Style in the Moviegoer 34
  • Notes 49
  • The Exclusionary Nature of the Moviegoer 50
  • Notes 60
  • Keeping Quentin Compson Alive: the Last Gentleman, the Second Coming, and the Problems of Masculinity 62
  • Notes 76
  • "The Cave . . . the Fence": A Lacanian Reading of Walker Percy's the Second Coming 78
  • Notes 89
  • The Privilege of Maternity: Teaching Language and Love in the Second Coming 90
  • Notes 101
  • Rereading Allison Huger: Making Silence Signify in the Second Coming 102
  • Notes 113
  • Works Cited 114
  • A Gentleness with Women: Loving, Caring, and Sexual Dilemmas in Walker Percy's Fiction 115
  • Notes 121
  • From Silence and Madness to the Exchange That Multiplies: Walker Percy and the Woman Question 122
  • Notes 133
  • Works Cited 133
  • Contributors 134
  • Index 136
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