Birth Passages: Maternity and Nostalgia, Antiquity to Shakespeare

Synopsis

In Birth Passages, the author suggests an alternative to the common characterisations of the maternal as a force inspiring both desire and dread, a force that must be repressed if subjectivity and culture are to be established.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Ithaca, NY
Publication year:
  • 2001