The Handbook to Gothic Literature

Some topics and literary figures discussed are: American Gothic, Ambrose Bierce, Charles Dickens, Gothic architecture, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Contemporary Gothic, Occultism, Robert Louis Stevenson, Witches and witchcraft, Spiritualism, Oscar ...

The Handbook to Gothic Literature

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Twentieth-Century Romance and Gothic Writers
Language: en
Pages: 898
Categories: American fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-11-11 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

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Gothic Imagination in Latin American Fiction and Film
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Carmen A. Serrano
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-15 - Publisher: University of New Mexico Press

This work traces how Gothic imagination from the literature and culture of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Europe and twentieth-century US and European film has impacted Latin American literature and film culture. Serrano argues that the Gothic has provided Latin American authors with a way to critique a number of issues, including
The Encyclopedia of the Gothic
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: William Hughes, David Punter, Andrew Smith
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The Encylopedia of the Gothic features a series of newly-commissioned essays from experts in Gothic studies that cover all aspects of the Gothic as it is currently taught and researched, along with the development of the genre and its impact on contemporary culture. Comprises over 200 newly commissioned entries written
The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1184
Authors: Dinah Birch
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-24 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

The Oxford Companion to English Literature has long been established as the leading reference resource for students, teachers, scholars, and general readers of English literature. It provides unrivalled coverage of all aspects of English literature - from writers, their works, and the historical and cultural context in which they wrote,
British Women Writers and the Writing of History, 1670-1820
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Devoney Looser
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-02-23 - Publisher: JHU Press

Chosen by Choice Magazine as an Outstanding Academic Title Until recently, history writing has been understood as a male enclave from which women were restricted, particularly prior to the nineteenth century. The first book to look at British women writers and their contributions to historiography during the long eighteenth century,