Carpentier, Martha C.

Ritual, Myth and the Modernist Text : The Influence of Jane Ellen Harrison on Joyce, Eliot and Woolf - Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013. - 1 online resource (225 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Introduction to the Series; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 The "Anthropological Method" of Myth Interpretation: E. B. Tylor and Andrew Lang; 3 Myth and Magic: Frazer, Harrison, and the "Ritual Theory"; 4 Eleusis at Ithaca: Mother, Maid, and Witch in James Joyce''s Ulysses; 5 Sweeney and the Matricidal Dance: The Evolution of T. S. Eliot''s Drama; 6 Orestes in the Drawing-Room: Mother, Maid, and Witch in T. S. Eliot''s The Family Reunion; 7 Themis in To the Lighthouse: Jane Ellen Harrison and Virginia Woolf EndnotesWorks Cited; Index

First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

9781134389506 225.00 (NL),187.50 (3U)


Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 -- Knowledge -- Mythology.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Greece -- In literature.
Harrison, Jane Ellen, 1850-1928 -- Influence.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Knowledge -- Mythology.
Literature and anthropology -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Matriarchy in literature.
Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Mythology in literature.
Ritual in literature.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Knowledge -- Mythology.


Electronic books.

PR478.M96 C37 2013

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