topophobia


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topophobia

Rare. an abnormal fear of certain places. — topophobe, n.
See also: Places
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In the theatre, topophobia is commonly known as what?
He is author of "Topophobia" (2016), "The Thing" (2014) and "The Memory of Place" (2012).
Some key terms--such as "passing," to discuss Hughes's work during the 1950s, and "topophobia," to discuss the relationship between race and the environment--were highly suggestive but would have benefited from more sustained engagement.
(87-88) (5) Gilbert and Gubar's extensive and intricate analysis of topophobia and gender in a broad cross-section of works by nineteenth-century women writers provides a wealth of evidence substantiating their speculative critique.