The objective of the study is to explore the various interpretations in the novel with respect to psychoanalysis. The psychoanalysis of the novel will also aim to bring out the alliance between psychoanalysis, trauma, and feminism, which are the prominent areas of discussion in the novel. The novel also projects a larger area of interest in psychoanalytic feminism and not feminist psychoanalysis. The research will also try to correlate the emergence of traumatic experiences in the novel, tracing their origin to the author’s own sub-conscious. The retrospective episodes in the novel reveal the secret history of the characters.The study discusses in a larger context, the various interpretations of the novel with respect to psychoanalysis. This research paper would throw light on the psychological events in the novel, compelling them to unravel the mysteries behind the minds as well as the hearts of the characters. With reference to the additional quote in title of hardcover publication of the novel, “You never know what secrets lie Behind Closed Doors”, this paper would aim to bring out the reality in the true nature of its characters and their secrets.
Kannadhasan T. , Dr. S. Sudha , Dr. R. Vithya Prabha "The Psychoanalytical Study of Susan Lewis’ Behind Closed Doors" Iconic Research And Engineering Journals Volume 6 Issue 10 2023 Page 613-616
Kannadhasan T. , Dr. S. Sudha , Dr. R. Vithya Prabha "The Psychoanalytical Study of Susan Lewis’ Behind Closed Doors" Iconic Research And Engineering Journals, 6(10)