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Ebook | $2.99 Short | ISBN: 9780262318822 | 34 pp. | January 2014
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Is Oedipus Online? Surfing the Psyche

A BIT of Is Oedipus Online?


Can Freud be “updated” in the twenty-first century, or is he a venerated but outmoded genius? In this BIT, Jerry Aline Flieger stages an encounter between psychoanalysis and the new century, considering the psyche in cyberspace.

About the Author

Jerry Aline Flieger is Professor of French, Comparative Literature, and Women's Studies at Rutgers University. She is the author of The Purloined Punchline: Freud's Comic Theory and the Postmodern Text and Colette and the Fantom Subject of Autobiography.