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The promise of memory : childhood recollection and its objects in literary modernism / Lorna Martens.

By: Martens, Lorna, 1946- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, [2011]Copyright date: ©2011Description: 1 online resource (x, 272 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780674063105; 0674063104.Subject(s): Memory in literature | Modernism (Literature) | Psychoanalysis and literature | Literature, Modern -- History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Promise of memory.DDC classification: 809/.93353 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction: writing childhood memory -- Childhood memory in modernism -- Overview: objectives and methods -- Childhood autobiography -- Remembering: Wordsworth versus the modernists -- Memory theory: Freud and the aftermath -- The effect of psychoanalytical and psychological memory theory on literature -- The importance of things and places in childhood memories -- Memory as text: the importance of form -- Constructing buried treasure: Proust's childhood memories -- Making things out of fear: Rilke and childhood memory -- Collecting the past, prefiguring the future: Benjamin remembering his childhood -- Conclusion.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: writing childhood memory -- Childhood memory in modernism -- Overview: objectives and methods -- Childhood autobiography -- Remembering: Wordsworth versus the modernists -- Memory theory: Freud and the aftermath -- The effect of psychoanalytical and psychological memory theory on literature -- The importance of things and places in childhood memories -- Memory as text: the importance of form -- Constructing buried treasure: Proust's childhood memories -- Making things out of fear: Rilke and childhood memory -- Collecting the past, prefiguring the future: Benjamin remembering his childhood -- Conclusion.

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Martens Lorna :<br> <p>Lorna Martens is Professor of German and Comparative Literature at the University of Virginia.</p>

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