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Abjection and Representation: An Exploration of Abjection in by R. Arya PDF

By R. Arya

Abjection and illustration is a theoretical research of the idea that of abjection as expounded by means of Julia Kristeva in Powers of Horror (1982) and its program in numerous fields together with the visible arts, movie and literature. It examines the complexity of the concept that and its importance as a cultural category.

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