The Rhetoric of Silence in Contemporary Autopathography: Susan Gubar and Eve Ensler on Gynecological Cancer



Słowa kluczowe:

nowotwory ginekologiczne, autopatografia, strategie narracyjne, cisza, wstyd


Pomimo stwierdzenia Mary Deshazer, że życie z rakiem stało się tematem naszych czasów (2005, 1), o niektórych rodzajach nowotworów wciąż się nie mówi publicznie. Niniejszy artykuł omawia autopatografie nowotworów ginekologicznych Susan Gubar i Eve Ensler w kontekście ciszy. Studium dotyczy trudności autorek w znalezieniu terminów na określenie doświadczenia ich choroby oraz braku społecznie akceptowalnego sposobu opisywania chorującego kobiecego ciała. Analiza wykazuje, że cisza konstruowana wokół problemu jest niewskazana i nieefektywna.

Biogram autora

Marta Fernández-Morales - University of Oviedo

Dpt. of English, French, and German Philology

Associate Professor // Senior Lecturer 


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Fernández-Morales, Marta. 2020. „The Rhetoric of Silence in Contemporary Autopathography: Susan Gubar and Eve Ensler on Gynecological Cancer”. "Res Rhetorica" 7 (4):49-66.