Long Day's Journey into Night: Modernism, Post-Modernism and Maternal Loss

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dc.contributor.author Meaney, Gerardine
dc.date.accessioned 2014-10-07T09:27:25Z
dc.date.available 2014-10-07T09:27:25Z
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1604133905
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/6017
dc.description.abstract Long Day's journey into Night may seem a strange starting place for a feminist analysis of modernism and post-modernism. Yet even the most conservative criticism reads this play as an enactment and embodiment of loss, specifically loss of the mother. That loss is rarely seen in the context of a more general "loss", a cultural loss of legitimacy and authenticity, endemic in and enabling modernism, articulated as "disinheritance" by an Other "coded as feminine." en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Chelsea House en
dc.relation.ispartof Bloom, H. (ed.). Long Day's Journey into Night en
dc.subject O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Long day's journey into night en
dc.subject O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Criticism and interpretation en
dc.title Long Day's Journey into Night: Modernism, Post-Modernism and Maternal Loss en
dc.type Book Chapter en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.internal.webversions http://www.amazon.co.uk/%2522Long-Journey-Night%2522--Critical-Interpretations/dp/1604133902/
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.neeo.contributor Meaney|Gerardine|aut|
dc.date.updated 2014-08-20

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