Study Guide

Poststructuralism Analysis

The Elementary Structures of Kinship by Claude Lévi-Strauss

When it comes to interpreting texts, poststructuralist theory loves to get its hands on anything...

"The Purloined Letter" by Edgar Allan Poe

Poe's writings were translated into French by the poet Charles Baudelaire, who single-handedly...

Remembrance of Things Past by Marcel Proust

Proust's multi-volume novel Remembrance of Things Past gives us every little detail of the...

figurative language

Now that we've looked at three readings straight from the horses' mouths (erm...so to speak),...

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

We've talked a lot about how deconstructive and poststructuralist readings don't like to confine...