Dr. Bharti Silswal
Dept. of English, Birla Campus
HNBGU (A central University)
Srinagar (Garhwal), Uttarakhand, India
Abstract: The present paper establishes a relation between literature and psychoanalytic technique of transference. It also proves that transference is in some way an alternative technique of dramatic illusion and works like a catharsis.
Keywords: Transference, creative process, ‘the manifest content of a dream,’ hysteria, neurosis, fantasy or phantasy, ‘willing suspension of disbelief,’ catharsis.