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Description - Haunted Hardy by Tim Armstrong

In his poetry, Thomas Hardy describes himself as posthumous, as rekindling the cinders of passion, as the guardian of the dead forgotten by history and as haunted by ghosts, particularly the spectre of the lost child (as in the rumour that he fathered a child in the 1860s). Using Derrida, Abraham and Torok and other theorists, and referring to Victorian debates on materialism, this book investigates ghostliness, historicity and memory in Hardy's poetry.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780333597910
ISBN-10: 0333597915
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x mm)
Pages: 198
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 10-Nov-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Tim Armstrong

TIM ARMSTRONG is Reader in Modern English and American Literature at Royal Holloway University of London. He is the author of Modernism, Technology and the Body (1998), has edited Thomas Hardy: Selected Poems (1993), American Bodies (1996) and co-edited Beyond the Pleasure Dome: Writing and Addiction from the Romantics (1994).

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