A Research Guide to Gothic Literature in English

Mulvey-Roberts is associate professor of English literature at the University of the West of England in Bristol and is author/editor of numerous books including Dangerous Bodies: Historicising the Gothic Corporeal (2016).

A Research Guide to Gothic Literature in English

The Gothic began as a designation for barbarian tribes, was associated with the cathedrals of the High Middle Ages, was used to describe a marginalized literature in the late eighteenth century, and continues today in a variety of forms (literature, film, graphic novel, video games, and other narrative and artistic forms). Unlike other recent books in the field that focus on certain aspects of the Gothic, this work directs researchers to seminal and significant resources on all of its aspects. Annotations will help researchers determine what materials best suit their needs. A Research Guide to Gothic Literature in English covers Gothic cultural artifacts such as literature, film, graphic novels, and videogames. This authoritative guide equips researchers with valuable recent information about noteworthy resources that they can use to study the Gothic effectively and thoroughly.

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A Research Guide to Gothic Literature in English
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Sherri L. Brown, Carol Senf, Ellen J. Stockstill
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The Gothic began as a designation for barbarian tribes, was associated with the cathedrals of the High Middle Ages, was used to describe a marginalized literature in the late eighteenth century, and continues today in a variety of forms (literature, film, graphic novel, video games, and other narrative and artistic
A Research Guide to Gothic Fiction in English
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Sherri L. Brown, Carol Senf, Ellen J. Stockstill
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03 - Publisher:

A Research Guide to Gothic Literature in English covers the study of Gothic cultural artifacts, focusing on narrative fiction. This authoritative guide equips students and other researchers with valuable information about recent noteworthy resources that they can use to make their research effective and thorough.
A Reference Guide for English Studies
Language: en
Pages: 790
Authors: Michael J. Marcuse
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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The Handbook to Gothic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Marie Mulvey-Roberts
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-03-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

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 Wilde, Gothic film, Ghost stories, and Edgar Allan Poe.
Early Modern Literature and England’s Long Reformation
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: David Loewenstein, Alison Shell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Assessing early modern literature and England’s Long Reformation, this book challenges the notion that the English Reformation ended in the sixteenth century, or even by the seventeenth century. Contributions by literary scholars and historians of religion put these two disciplines in critical conversation with each other, in order to examine