Real Sub-Headings I Have Considered For My Thesis
A completely serious list.
“Whose Line Is It Anyway?”: Improvisational Speech Acts
How To Talk About The Death Drive At Cocktail Parties
Girl, Interrupted: In Gothic fiction, only heroines seem to faint
Two Is The Loneliest Number
Driving Out of Time
Pathos and Pathology
Creepily Benevolent Masculinites: Caspar Goodwood versus Casper the Friendly Ghost
“I’m Pregnant” and The Periperformative
Hangry and Other Food Feelings
A Will To Irrationality
Freud’s Penis Envy in Beyond The Pleasure Principle
The Haunting of Self-Reflexivity
Conclusion: Are We There Yet?
J.L. Austin: “!?”
Previously: Adventures With Gym Man
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Jane Hu is a writer living in Montreal.