‘La Geografía Interior de Casa’: la ética ecofeminista de Daphne Marlatt en su novela 'Taken'

Eva Darias Beautell


En este ensayo, me propongo analizar las señas de una ética feminista en la novela Taken de Daphne Marlatt, texto que, basándose en la materialidad/ maternalidad del lenguaje, reconsidera la relación del sujeto (femenino) con el territorio, el lugar y el espacio, a la vez que propone una forma de maternalismo situada en la intersección entre feminismo y ecología. Mi lectura intentará elucidar la importancia de esta propuesta. Frente a una cartografía bélica, de ocupación y de violencia, el texto de Marlatt nos ofrece una vía de escape a través del paisaje, una geografía del cuerpo femenino basada en el maternalismo y en la fusión del cuerpo con el medio ambiente.

Palabras clave

Marlatt, Daphne; Literatura canadiense; Ética feminista; Ecofeminismo; Maternalismo; Cuerpo femenino


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14198/fem.2005.5.11

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