Monday, August 20, 2007

"In this medium, in this mediation, the 'I' she produces can only be a displacement, a symptom of the original split that allows its inscription. The typewriter protects from bodily depths and keeps the dissociation in view: 'I never write by hand,' she says, it's 'so ugly--like my adolescence...'"
MB Blasing on Anne Sexton and the typewriter.

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