The Sense of an Interior

The Sense of an Interior : Four Rooms and the Writers That Shaped Them

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The Sense of an Interior is a fascinating exploration of domestic space and of the ways it determines how writers work. The book looks at four famous figures - Emily Dickinson, Sigmund Freud, Helen Keller, and Marcel Proust, and examines the relationship between their work and the spaces where they wrote.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 290 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 14.99mm | 517g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1138996041
  • 9781138996045
  • 864,351

About Diana Fuss

Diana Fuss is Professor of English and Director of Grauduate Study at Princeton. She has written two books, and edited two. All are published by Routledge.show more

Table of contents

Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter One: Dickinson's Eye Dickinson Homestead, Amherst Massachusetts Chapter Two: Freud' Ear Berggasse 19, Vienna Austria Chapter Three: Keller's Hand Arcan Ridge, Easton Connecticut Chapter Four: Proust's Nose 102 Boulevard Haussmann, Paris France Indexshow more

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