John Robert Keller

in Samuel Beckett and the Primacy of Love

Published by Manchester University Press

Published in print December 2002 | ISBN: 9780719063121
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781781700297 | DOI:

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This chapter emphasizes that the study presented in the book is all about love. It provides a transcript of a dream the author had after he finished book, where he notes the similarities between his and Beckett's relationships with their parents. This chapter also determines Beckett's primal message to the readers, and reviews the concept of associative experience.

Keywords: love; dream; parental relationships; primal message; associative experience

Chapter.  642 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards)

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