Hardy and the Erotic

  • T. R. Wright

Part of the Macmillan Hardy Studies book series (MHS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. T. R. Wright
    Pages 20-33
  3. T. R. Wright
    Pages 106-119
  4. T. R. Wright
    Pages 120-131
  5. T. R. Wright
    Pages 132-142
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 143-150

About this book


Hardy's Wessex, according to T.R.Wright, is a world dominated by desire which anticipates not only Freud, Hardy's contemporary, but such radical modern thinkers as Barthes, Foucault and Lacan, whose ideas are summarized in the opening chapters.


art Jacques Lacan Michel Foucault novel subject women

Authors and affiliations

  • T. R. Wright
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of Newcastle upon TyneUK

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