Choose two works by Freud from the first (literature & psychoanalysis) and second part
(memory & psychoanalysis) of the course and discuss how these four works can be related to the
third part of the course (group psychology & totalitarianism) through literary analyses of Mario
and the Magician and another literary work of your choice. The works of Freud and the literary
works you can choose are listed below:
1st Part (Literature and Psychoanalysis):
“Creative Writers and Day-Dreaming”, “Psychopathic Characters on Stage”, “Negation”,
excerpts from Totem and Taboo
The Turn of the Screw
2ndPart (Memory and Psychoanalysis):
“A Note upon the Mystic Writing Pad”, “Remembering, Repeating and Working
Through”, The Psychopathology of Everyday Life
“Funes, His Memory”, “The Snows of Kilimanjaro”
3rd Part (Group Psychology and Totalitarianism):
Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego
Mario and the Magician
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arguments will not be strong without proper textual evidence.
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