Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2015

231 Pages

5.5 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9780719089343

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A cultural history of female werewolves

Hannah Priest

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Essential: the only book-length study to explore the history and representation of female werewolves
  • Better: considers the full cultural history of female werewolves from the 12th century onwards in a variety of media
  • Different: interdisciplinary: chapters by historians, folklorists, Gothicists, film scholars and literary scholars
  • Monster studies' is a growing academic discipline, with many institutions teaching courses related to the cultural history of monsters
  • Potential non-academic readership, given the current popularity of werewolves

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