Jacobs and Slave Law: Psychoanalyzing Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Master's Thesis

Abstract

Placed in historical context conventional of 19th-century sentimental narration, this paper explores a psychoanalytic approach to understanding Harriet Jacobs’ gothic slave narrative.

Attributes

Attribute NameValues
URN
  • etd-09082003-123106

Author Latasha Chanell Marshall-Scott
Advisor Antonette Irving
Contributor Antonette Irving, Committee Chair
Contributor Glenn Hendler, Committee Member
Contributor K. Ziarek, Committee Member
Degree Level Master's Thesis
Degree Discipline English
Degree Name Master of Arts
Defense Date
  • 2003-07-31

Submission Date 2003-09-08
Country
  • United States of America

Subject
  • rape

  • psychoanalysis

  • Slave Narrative

  • trauma

  • gothic

Publisher
  • University of Notre Dame

Language
  • English

Access Rights Open Access
Content License
  • All rights reserved

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