Literature: Gothic Literature

  • Gothic Heroines on Screen book cover

    Gothic Heroines on Screen

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tamar Jeffers McDonald, Frances A. Kamm

    Gothic Heroines on Screen seeks to re-engage with the theories and depictions surrounding the Gothic heroine in film and television. Questions of representation, interpretation and feminist enquiry in relation to the Gothic heroine are at the heart of this edited collection which sets out to…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Narrating Death: The Limit of Literature book cover

    Narrating Death

    The Limit of Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel K. Jernigan, Walter Wadiak, Michelle Wang

    Drawing on literary and visual texts spanning from the twelfth century to the present, this volume of essays explores what happens when narratives try to push the boundaries of what can be said about death.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Comparative Literature

  • The Psychology of Vampires book cover

    The Psychology of Vampires

    1st Edition

    By David Cohen

    Why have vampires become such a feature of modern culture? Can vampire-like conditions be explained by medical research? Is there a connection between vampirism and Freud? The Psychology of Vampires presents a captivating look at the origins of vampires in myth and history, and the psychological…

    Paperback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Gothic Peregrinations: The Unexplored and Re-explored Territories book cover

    Gothic Peregrinations

    The Unexplored and Re-explored Territories, 1st Edition

    By Agnieszka Lowczanin, Katarzyna Malecka

    For over two hundred years, the Gothic has remained fixed in the European and American imaginations, steadily securing its position as a global cultural mode in recent decades. The globalization of Gothic studies has resulted in the proliferation of new critical concepts and a growing academic…

    Hardback – 2018-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • Horror Film and Affect: Towards a Corporeal Model of Viewership book cover

    Horror Film and Affect

    Towards a Corporeal Model of Viewership, 1st Edition

    By Xavier Aldana Reyes

    This book brings together various theoretical approaches to Horror that have received consistent academic attention since the 1990s – abjection, disgust, cognition, phenomenology, pain studies – to make a significant contribution to the study of fictional moving images of mutilation and the ways in…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

  • Beyond the Victorian/ Modernist Divide: Remapping the Turn-of-the-Century Break in Literature, Culture and the Visual Arts book cover

    Beyond the Victorian/ Modernist Divide

    Remapping the Turn-of-the-Century Break in Literature, Culture and the Visual Arts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne-Florence Gillard-Estrada, Anne Besnault-Levita

    Beyond the Victorian/ Modernist Divide contributes to a new phase in the Victorian-modern debate of traditional periodization through the perspective lens of literature and the visual arts. Breaking away from conventionally fixed discourses and dichotomies, this book utilizes an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2018-03-13
    Routledge
    Among the Victorians and Modernists

  • New Directions in 21st-Century Gothic: The Gothic Compass book cover

    New Directions in 21st-Century Gothic

    The Gothic Compass, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorna Piatti-Farnell, Donna Lee Brien

    This book brings together a carefully selected range of contemporary disciplinary approaches to new areas of Gothic inquiry. Moving beyond the representational and historically based aspects of literature and film that have dominated Gothic studies, this volume both acknowledges the contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • The Vampire in Contemporary Popular Literature book cover

    The Vampire in Contemporary Popular Literature

    1st Edition

    By Lorna Piatti-Farnell

    Prominent examples from contemporary vampire literature expose a desire to re-evaluate and re-work the long-standing, folkloristic interpretation of the vampire as the immortal undead. This book explores the "new vampire" as a literary trope, offering a comprehensive critical analysis of vampires…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

  • The Gothic's Gothic (Routledge Revivals): Study Aids to the Tradition of The Tale of Terror book cover

    The Gothic's Gothic (Routledge Revivals)

    Study Aids to the Tradition of The Tale of Terror, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Franklin Fisher IV

    First published in 1988, this book aims to provide keys to the study of Gothicism in British and American literature. It gathers together much material that had not been cited in previous works of this kind and secondary works relevant to literary Gothicism — biographies, memoirs and graphic arts.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Gothic Immortals (Routledge Revivals): The Fiction of the Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross book cover

    Gothic Immortals (Routledge Revivals)

    The Fiction of the Brotherhood of the Rosy Cross, 1st Edition

    By Marie Mulvey-Roberts

    First published in 1990, this book represents the first full-length study of into the group of novels designated ‘Rosicrucian’ and traces the emergence of this distinct fictional genre, revealing a continuous occult tradition running through seemingly diverse literary texts. Taking the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • The Frankenstein Notebooks: Part One Draft Notebook A book cover

    The Frankenstein Notebooks

    Part One Draft Notebook A, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles E. Robinson

    Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is arguably the best known work of the English Romantic period. First published in 1996, this edition of The Frankenstein Notebooks contains not only facsimiles and transcriptions of all of surviving manuscripts related to the novel and a corrected, critical text of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge

  • The Frankenstein Notebooks: Part Two Draft Notebook B and Fair-Copy Notebooks C1 and C2 book cover

    The Frankenstein Notebooks

    Part Two Draft Notebook B and Fair-Copy Notebooks C1 and C2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles E. Robinson

    Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is arguably the best known work of the English Romantic period. First published in 1996, this edition of The Frankenstein Notebooks contains not only facsimiles and transcriptions of all of surviving manuscripts related to the novel and a corrected, critical text of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16
    Routledge

2Series in Gothic Literature

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