By Charles L. Crow

A spouse to American Gothic includes a number of unique essays that discover America’s gothic literary tradition.

  •  The greatest selection of essays within the box of yankee Gothic
  • Contributions from a wide selection of students from round the world
  •  The such a lot entire assurance of concept, significant authors, pop culture and non-print media available


Show description

Read or Download A Companion to American Gothic (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) PDF

Best literary gothic & romantic criticism books

Leigh Hunt: Life, Poetics, Politics (Routledge Studies in Romanticism)

Fresh serious and scholarly curiosity in John Keats has inspired a resurgence of curiosity in his good friend and mentor, the poet and journalist Leigh Hunt. This well timed choice of essays via prime British and North the US romanticists explores Hunt's existence, writings and cultural value over the entire size of his profession, arguing for the popularity of Hunt's value to British highbrow and literary tradition within the Romantic interval.

Bluebeard Gothic: Jane Eyre and its Progeny

'Bluebeard,' the story of a sadistic husband who murders his better halves and locks away their our bodies, has encouraged hundreds of thousands of diversifications because it first seemed in 1697. In Bluebeard Gothic, Heta Pyrhönen argues that Charlotte Brontë's 1847 vintage Jane Eyre might be visible as one such edition, and that even though critics were sluggish to achieve the relationship, authors rewriting Brontë's novel have both intuitively or deliberately seized on it.

An Introduction to Ford Madox Ford

For college kids and readers new to the paintings of Ford Madox Ford, this quantity presents a accomplished creation to 1 of the main advanced, very important and interesting authors. Bringing jointly best Ford students, the amount areas Ford’s paintings within the context of important literary, creative and ancient occasions and events.

Shelley's Music: Fantasy, Authority and the Object Voice: Volume 2 (RLE: Percy Shelley)

First released in 2009. This e-book argues that the photographs of and allusions to track in Shelley’s writing reveal his try to infuse the characteristically masculine be aware with the typically female voice and tune. This extra extends to his much more basic wish to combine the "object voice" along with his personal subjectivity.

Extra resources for A Companion to American Gothic (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Companion to American Gothic (Blackwell Companions to by Charles L. Crow
Rated 4.65 of 5 – based on 9 votes