In a New Vein: Theorizing Addiction and Identity in Thomas De Quincey, Sylvia Plath, and Tupac Shakur.

Horn, Katherine.
2017-04-18T13:57:13.068Z

Abstract: This dissertation examines the development and limitations of the existing definitions of the concepts addict and addiction and offers a new theory of addiction and identity. The definition that this study proposes is informed by analysis of Thomas De Quincey's Confessions of an English Opium Eater , Sylvia Plath's letters and journals, and Tupac Shakur's lyrics, as well as by present ps... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of English.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011383
ID: tufts:20858
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