The Resource American gothic : new interventions in a national narrative, edited by Robert K. Martin & Eric Savoy, (electronic resource)

American gothic : new interventions in a national narrative, edited by Robert K. Martin & Eric Savoy, (electronic resource)

Label
American gothic : new interventions in a national narrative
Title
American gothic
Title remainder
new interventions in a national narrative
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert K. Martin & Eric Savoy
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing widely on contemporary theory & mdash;particularly revisionist views of Freud such as those offered by Lacan and Kristeva & mdash;this volume ranges from the well-known Gothic horrors of Edgar Allan Poe and Nathaniel Hawthorne to the popular fantasies of Stephen King and the postmodern visions of Kathy Acker. Special attention is paid to the issues of slavery and race in both black and white texts, including those by Ralph Ellison and William Faulkner. In the view of the editors and contributors, the Gothic is not so much a historical category as a mode of thought haunted by history, a par
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.G68
LC item number
A83 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
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  • ebrary
  • Martin, Robert K.
  • Savoy, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Horror tales, American
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • Women and literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Gothic novel
  • Literatuurkritiek
  • American fiction
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Horror tales, American
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • Race relations in literature
  • Women and literature
  • United States
Label
American gothic : new interventions in a national narrative, edited by Robert K. Martin & Eric Savoy, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Framing the Gothic theories and histories -- pt. 2. Psychoanalysis and the Gothic -- pt. 3. Racial politics in Gothic texts -- pt. 4. Gothic currents in women's writing -- pt. 5. The Gothic postmodern
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 265 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781587293023
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50523688
  • (OCoLC)ocm50523688
Label
American gothic : new interventions in a national narrative, edited by Robert K. Martin & Eric Savoy, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Framing the Gothic theories and histories -- pt. 2. Psychoanalysis and the Gothic -- pt. 3. Racial politics in Gothic texts -- pt. 4. Gothic currents in women's writing -- pt. 5. The Gothic postmodern
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 265 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781587293023
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50523688
  • (OCoLC)ocm50523688

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