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Freud was convinced that women are castrated beings who realize as young girls that they lack a phallus and then spend the rest of their lives longing for this organ. They can only achieve wholeness with the help of a being who has a phallus, namely, a man, and only then when this being is kind enough to give them a child. Where can Freud have acquired this extraordinary idea? He reveals 48 Heinrich von Kleist’s Leben und Briefe. Mit einem Anhange, ed. Eduard von Bu¨low (Berlin: Besser, 1848), 50.

Freud’s conjectures about women—for instance, ‘Die Entdeckung seiner Kastration ist ein Wendepunkt in der Entwicklung des Ma¨dchens’ 49 Sigmund Freud, ‘Die Weiblichkeit’, in Vorlesungen zur Einfu¨hrung in die Psychoanalyse Und Neue Folge, Studienausgabe, vol. 1 (Frankfurt a. : S. Fischer Verlag, 1969), 544–65, at 565. This lecture dates from 1933, but Freud explains in a footnote that aspects of it were presented earlier in ¨ ber die ‘Einige psychische Folgen des anatomischen Geschlechtsunterschieds’ (1925) and ‘U weibliche Sexualita¨t’ (1931).

In this way, the troublesome woman is removed from the scene, by deciding herself that she ‘belongs to death’. Sometimes, the woman warrior continues, vicariously, to be subjected to sexual violation and destruction even after death. Georg Kaiser’s Gilles und Jeanne depicts Gilles de Rais, the 38 Franz Grillparzer, Libussa, in Digitale Bibliothek, vol. 1: Deutsche Literatur (Berlin: Directmedia Publishing, 2005), 62241–381. 39 Paul Ernst, Brunhild, Trauerspiel in drei Aufzu¨gen (Munich: Langen, Mu¨ller, 1936).

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