Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2019

248 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474427777

Bookseller Code (06)

The Gothic and Theory

An Edinburgh Companion

Edited by Jerrold E. Hogle and Robert Miles

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Companions to the Gothic

  • Provides the first detailed discussion of the interrelationship between literary theory and the Gothic from the inception of the Gothic to the present day
  • Enables students to connect what otherwise seem a wide variety of diverse phenomena, from the rise of philosophical 'emotivism to poetic tales of terror and Gothic film
  • Advances current scholarly investigation, by invigorating debates within both Gothic studies and literary theory
  • Makes connections between a wide variety of issues, from eco-crisis and contemporary culture wars to the persistent problem of the 'other'

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