Psychosis and Capture: Lacanian Individuation in Don DeLillo’s Falling Man
Keywords:Falling Man, Don DeLillo, Individuation, Jacques Lacan, September 11
AbstractThis essay explores mechanisms of individuation in Don Delillo’s Falling Man“, placing it in conversation with Jacques Lacan’s ideas of ego-formation. It argues that the difference in Falling Man“’s two protagonists’ individuations holds the key to understanding Falling Man“’s critique of the post-9/11 subject condition.
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