Teresa, My Love: An Imagined Life of the Saint of Avila

Teresa, My Love: An Imagined Life of the Saint of Avila

Mixing fiction, history, psychoanalysis, and personal fantasy, Teresa, My Love follows Sylvia Leclercq, a French psychoanalyst, academic, and incurable insomniac, as she falls for the sixteenth-century Saint Teresa of Avila and becomes consumed with charting her life. Traveling to Spain, Leclercq, Kristeva’s probing alterego, visits the sites and embodiments of the famous mystic and awakens to her own desire for faith, connection, and rebellion. One of Kristeva’s… (more)

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Ms. Kristeva’s excess doesn’t lead to illuminating insight.

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (November 25, 2014)

Parent ISBN: 9780231149600

Language: English

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