Hungering as Symbolic Language: What are We Saying When We Starve Ourselves

Hungering as Symbolic Language: What are We Saying When We Starve Ourselves

By: Nieves Pascual Soler (author)Hardback

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Contents

1. Introduction: Affect Hunger; Theories of Affect; The Language of Hunger; 2. In the Skin of Hunger; L'ecriture Faim-inine; You Are What You Eat Not; 3. Secrecy; I Would Hunger for You; The Bare Bones of Poverty; 4. The Hungry Road; Mourning and Melancholy Foods; Eating Metaphors; 5. Hunger Time; Zombies and Transvestites; Fasting for Fun: Franz Kafka; 6. The Architecture of Hunger; The Impulse for Emptiness; Horror of Fullness; 7. The Divided Self.

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  • publication date: 31/07/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780773439306
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780773439306
  • ISBN10: 0773439307

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