Dreams of the burning child : sacrificial sons and the father's witness / David Lee Miller.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Miller, David Lee, 1951-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2003.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : the body of fatherhood
  • The deified father and the sacrificial son
  • Virgil's Aeneid : the history of a wound
  • Witnessing as theater in Shakespeare
  • Charles Dickens : a dead hand at a baby
  • Jonson, Freud, and Lacan : this moving dream
  • Mourning patriarchy : a return to the crossroads.