"A Crescent still abides"

Emily Dickinson and the work of mourning

Joan Kirkby

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Emily Dickinson and mourning in the context of psychoanalytic theories of mourning.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWider than the sky
Subtitle of host publicationessays and meditations on the healing power of Emily Dickinson
EditorsCindy MacKenzie, Barbara Dana
Place of PublicationKent, Ohio
PublisherKent State University Press
ISBN (Print)9780873389198
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Publication series

NameLiterature and medicine
PublisherKent State University Press


  • Emily Dickinson
  • Freud
  • Derrida
  • mourning

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