This position and later philosophical assumptions are set in contrast with the theme of doubleness
But Double Talk is concerned with more than one kind of doubleness
In terms of Sedgwick's theory of doubleness
and the gothic self-, this portrait of nursemaid and girl child reads as a prehistory of singleness, a scene of preoedipal female homosociality, that is to be contrasted with the commodifed and fragmented femininity Wharton associates with her mother.
Starting from the doubleness
that marks the relationship between the narrator and a gecko, the story's protagonist, the narrative is foregrounded on duplicity.
Carolyn Ellis soon joins my internal conversation and announces that in her opinion, "There is nothing more theoretical or analytical than a good story" and immediately draws attention to the doubleness
inherent within this kind of academic research and writing.
His own personal "doubleness
," his constant perception of himself from the other's standpoint, his acute awareness of the offence of his language and perhaps his very existence, all this is subtly fused in the narrative with the doubleness
of the history of racial division, the inbuilt possibility in the society and the cultural moment that Gilead represents of more than one story being told.
Keith Gandal, in a recent book, writes of "Gatsby's famous doubleness
Flashback: About one year earlier, I am confronted with a different sort of doubleness
at the Black Playwrights Convening for the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage, hosted in Washington, D.
A sense of doubleness
pervades this bitter-sweet comedy about loving, grieving and separated twins.
What language shall I borrow to speak this doubleness
of clinging and letting go?
Images of doubleness
begin to proliferate: the "sleeping suit" that the narrator lends Leggatt fits perfectly; the narrator calls him "my double" and his own "gray ghost"; their physical similarities are pointed to: "It was, in the night, as though I had been faced by my own reflection in the depths of a somber and immense mirror," that as they spoke they would have treated an intruder to "the uncanny sight of a double captain busy talking in whispers with his other self" (14-18).
It was that doubleness
I always looked for, always wanted to create" (Locus).