My Father, He Killed Me; My Mother, She Ate Me: Self, Desire, Engendering, and the Mother in Neon Genesis Evangelion

@article{Ortega2007MyFH,
  title={My Father, He Killed Me; My Mother, She Ate Me: Self, Desire, Engendering, and the Mother in Neon Genesis Evangelion},
  author={Mariana Ortega},
  journal={Mechademia},
  year={2007},
  volume={2},
  pages={216 - 232}
}
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