Fowler (Univ. of Kansas) explores the role of the father figure in writing by four American authors. In her analysis of these works, the author not only crosses the "boundaries" of critical theories, focusng primarily on psychoanalysis and feminism, but also discusses ways that father figures themselves create "boundaries" that act as both links and borders.(Choice)
About the Author
Doreen Fowler, Associate Professor of English at the University of Kansas, is the author of Faulkner's Changing Vision: From Outrage to Affirmation.