Category Archives: Domesticity

Haunting and Healing in Toni Morrison’s Beloved

All tales of haunting are about belonging. What belongs, what is unwanted, what keeps coming back.

And ghosts, by nature, reveal something other – a trace of history hidden or submerged.

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The Woman You Wouldn’t Take Home

As part of a wider review into the portrayal of women and their place in and out of the home throughout the ages, this post is a specific look at the poem ‘Jenny’ written by the pre-Raphaelite painter and poet, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

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