Reading Freud: Explorations & Entertainments

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Yale University Press, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 204 pages
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Gay presents a series of essays ranging from reflections on Freud and Shakespeare to Gay's controversial spoof review of Freud's The Interpretation of Dreams.
 

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Reading Freud: explorations & entertainments

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Esteemed Freudian scholar and writer Gay assembles eight essays (some never before published) that attempt to plumb the depths of Freud's personal life. Discussions include Freud's preoccupation with ... Read full review

Contents

Six Names in Search of an Interpretation
54
Freud and Freedom
74
Reading Freud Through Freuds Reading
95
ENTERTAINMENTS
127
The Forgotten Freud
152
Bibliographical Essay
181
Acknowledgments
195
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Peter Gay lives in New York City and Connecticut.

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