Critical Writing Quotes on The Turn of the Screw

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Reactions to the novel in 1898 when it was first published in Collier’s Weekly 

Henry James’ Opinion

Critical opinions on the Governess

Critical opinions on the Ghosts

Psychoanalytic Reading

Battle Between Good and Evil

Mrs Grose


Simultaneous readings of the story


Process of reading

The Turn of the Screw Motif

The Children

Feminist Readings

Marxist Reading

Homosexual Reading

The Death of Miles