neophytes of narratology
the "uncanny"
by sigmund freud

10/3/16
Welcome, welcome, to our special Halloween episode of Narratology.  Today we are discussing what gives the sensation of The Uncanny, as defined by Sigmund Freud.  But, before we can reach our conclusions, we must battle with a mind that over-analyzes even more than we do (and that's saying something) and an old thematic foe re-emerges with a vengeance.