Silvia Pellicer-Ortín. 2015. Eva Figes’ Writings: A Journey through Trauma

  • Laura de la Parra Fernández Departamento de Filología Inglesa II. Facultad de Filología. Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Abstract

Book review

Author Biography

Laura de la Parra Fernández, Departamento de Filología Inglesa II. Facultad de Filología. Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Laura de la Parra Fernández is a third-year PhD candidate and Research Fellow (four-year grant awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Education) in the Department of English Literature at Complutense University of Madrid. Her research focuses on women’s madness narratives in English from World War II to the Cold War and is supervised by Dr Isabel Durán Giménez-Rico and Dr Carmen Méndez García.

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Published
2017-06-23
Section
Reviews