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Unpublished Paper
Et Ego in Academia
(2009)
  • kirby farrell, Prof
Abstract

Denial of humankind's creaturely limits is characteristic of much literary criticism. Shakespeare consistently dramatizes the limits of language, seeking to evoke wonder or a tragic sense of madness and chaos through an overplus of meanings in paradox, irony, and wordplay that cannot be processed sequentially by imagination.

Keywords
  • Early Modern,
  • Becker,
  • psychology,
  • denial,
  • New Historicism,
  • anthropology,
  • Sonnets,
  • Shakespeare,
  • magical thinking
Publication Date
2009
Citation Information
kirby farrell. "Et Ego in Academia" (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kirby_farrell1/1/