The Supernatural In Gothic Fiction

Pub Date : 1992-01-01 | Author : Robert F. Geary | Publisher : Edwin Mellen Press

ISBN 10 : 0773491643
ISBN 13 : 9780773491649

While the numinous and heavily psychological aspects of the Gothic have received serious attention, studies do not tend to examine the relation of the Gothic supernatural to the ve..

Gothic Realities

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : L. Andrew Cooper | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786457885
ISBN 13 : 0786457880

Eighteenth-century critics believed Gothic fiction would inspire deviant sexuality, instill heretical beliefs, and encourage antisocial violence--this book puts these beliefs to th..

True To The Spirit

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Colin MacCabe | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780195374667
ISBN 13 : 0195374665

Adaptation persists as a major area of inquiry in both film and literary studies. Over the past two decades, scholars have extended the debate well beyond George Bluestone's influe..

The Blood Is The Life

Pub Date : 1999-01-01 | Author : Leonard G. Heldreth | Publisher : Popular Press

ISBN 10 : 0879728035
ISBN 13 : 9780879728038

Today the vampire is a major cultural icon and can be found in breakfast foods, comics, television, computer games, films, and books from academic studies to best-selling novels. W..