The Resource Dangerous bodies : historicising the gothic corporeal, Marie Mulvey-Roberts

Dangerous bodies : historicising the gothic corporeal, Marie Mulvey-Roberts

Label
Dangerous bodies : historicising the gothic corporeal
Title
Dangerous bodies
Title remainder
historicising the gothic corporeal
Statement of responsibility
Marie Mulvey-Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Author
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through an investigation of the body and its oppression by the church, the medical profession and the state, 'Dangerous Bodies' reveals the actual horrors lying beneath fictional horror in settings as diverse as the monastic community, slave plantation, operating theatre, Jewish ghetto and battlefield trench. It demonstrates how the Gothic corpus is haunted by a tangible sense of corporeality, often at its most visceral
Cataloging source
N$T
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Mulvey Roberts, Marie
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.B62
LC item number
M85 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
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  • Human body in literature
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
  • Analogy in literature
  • Horror tales, English
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary
Label
Dangerous bodies : historicising the gothic corporeal, Marie Mulvey-Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover; Half-title; Copyright information; Dedication; Table of contents; List of figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Notes; 1 Catholicism, the Gothic and the bleeding body; The Gothic novel's Catholic legacy; Inquisition; Bleeding nuns and the French revolution; Notes; 2 Mary Shelley, Frankenstein and slavery; Mary Shelley and emancipation; Matthew 'Monk' Lewis, plantation owner; Female slaves and the Bride of Frankenstein; Notes; 3 Death by orgasm: sexual surgery and Dracula; Surgery, masturbation and hysteria; Architect of the vagina and the 'finger of God'
  • William Thornley Stoker and DraculaNotes; 4 Nazis, Jews and Nosferatu; Wandering Jews; Dracula and the Jew; Plague, Nosferatu and Jewish immigration; Rassenschande; Artur Dinter, The Sin against the Blood and Hanns Heinz Ewers, Vampire; The danger of cinema and Nazi vampirism; Notes; 5 The vampire of war; Captain Vampire and Count Dracula; Nosferatu and the shadow of war; The female vampire and the Great War; Kim Newman, The Bloody Red Baron; War vampire, 'The Horror Undying' and return of the soldier; Notes; Conclusion: conflict Gothic; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784996758
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt18pk94m
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933388607
  • (OCoLC)ocn933388607
Label
Dangerous bodies : historicising the gothic corporeal, Marie Mulvey-Roberts
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover; Half-title; Copyright information; Dedication; Table of contents; List of figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Notes; 1 Catholicism, the Gothic and the bleeding body; The Gothic novel's Catholic legacy; Inquisition; Bleeding nuns and the French revolution; Notes; 2 Mary Shelley, Frankenstein and slavery; Mary Shelley and emancipation; Matthew 'Monk' Lewis, plantation owner; Female slaves and the Bride of Frankenstein; Notes; 3 Death by orgasm: sexual surgery and Dracula; Surgery, masturbation and hysteria; Architect of the vagina and the 'finger of God'
  • William Thornley Stoker and DraculaNotes; 4 Nazis, Jews and Nosferatu; Wandering Jews; Dracula and the Jew; Plague, Nosferatu and Jewish immigration; Rassenschande; Artur Dinter, The Sin against the Blood and Hanns Heinz Ewers, Vampire; The danger of cinema and Nazi vampirism; Notes; 5 The vampire of war; Captain Vampire and Count Dracula; Nosferatu and the shadow of war; The female vampire and the Great War; Kim Newman, The Bloody Red Baron; War vampire, 'The Horror Undying' and return of the soldier; Notes; Conclusion: conflict Gothic; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784996758
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt18pk94m
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933388607
  • (OCoLC)ocn933388607

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