Abstract

As demonstrated by the workings of the political unconscious in Jean Toomer’s Cane and Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, investigation of authorial biography is an indispensable component of Marxist literary criticism. Symptomatic reading, while derogated by the advocates of “surface reading,” remains crucial to textual interpretation.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1529-1456
Print ISSN
0162-4962
Pages
pp. 649-671
Launched on MUSE
2014-05-27
Open Access
No
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