Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2017

256 Pages | 2 b/w illus., 1 b/w line art

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474408196

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Scottish Gothic

An Edinburgh Companion

edited by Carol Margaret Davison and Monica Germana

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Companions to the Gothic

  • Offers the first critical collection devoted to the topic of the Scottish Gothic as it is manifested across centuries.
  • Re-ignites ongoing debates about the relationship between Scotland and the Gothic, Scotland and Romanticism, Scotland and the Enlightenment, and the role of the Gothic in relation to national identity issues.
  • Considers issues of religion, politics, history, and culture/cultural identity in Scottish Gothic texts across centuries against the backdrop of the Act of Union and the process of devolution/independence.
  • Presents fresh readings of established, overlooked, and recent Scottish Gothic works across a variety of cultural and literary forms.

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