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Numéro 44, november 2006 The Gothic: from Ann Radcliffe to Anne Rice

Sommaire (13 articles)


  1. Faulty towers: Reform, Radicalism and the Gothic Castle, 1760-1800
  2. The Gothic as Camp: Queer Aesthetics in The Monk
  3. Frankenstein’s Singular Events: Inductive Reasoning, Narrative Technique, and Generic Classification
  4. Domesticity and the Female Demon in Charlotte Dacre’s Zofloya and Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights
  5. “that damned old business of the war in the members”: The Discourse of (In)Temperance in Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
  6. Much Ado about Handwriting: Countersigning with the Other Hand in Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  7. Coitus Interruptus: Sex, Bram Stoker, and Dracula
  8. Objectifying Anxieties: Scientific Ideologies in Bram Stoker’s Dracula and The Lair of the White Worm
  9. Becoming-Other: (Dis)Embodiments of Race in Anne Rice’s Tale of the Body Thief


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