Gullette 1984 Pedophilia

Title Information


Author: Margaret Morganroth Gullette

Title: The Exile of Adulthood

Subtitle: Pedophilia in the Midlife Novel

Journal: Novel: A Forum on Fiction

Volume: 17

Issue: 3

Year: Spring 1984

Pages: 215-232

ISSN: 0029-5132 – Find a Library: WordCat | eISSN: 1945-8509 – Find a Library: WordCat

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | U.S. History | Representations: Literature / Vladimir Nabokov; Types: Child Abuse



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Author: Margaret Morganroth Gullette, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis UniversityWikipedia

Abstract: »Discusses the portrayal of pedophilia in fiction. Analysis of Nabokov's depiction of pedophilia in his novel "Lolita"; Characterization of the novel's lead characters; Pedophilia in fiction as an expression of midlife exile in an adult.« [Source: EBSCOhost

Wikipedia: Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita


Added: March 29, 2014 | Last updated: March 29, 2014