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Past, present, and future in the Gothic graveyard

Serena Trowbridge

in The Gothic and Death

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781784992699
eISBN:
9781526124050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992699.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the development of a Gothic aesthetic of mortality in Graveyard poetry that in turn provided a significant influence for later Gothic novels. In its reflective, psychologically ... More


Touched by the dead: eighteenth-century Gothic Poetics

Andrew Smith

in Gothic Death 1740-1914: A Literary History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719088414
eISBN:
9781526115256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088414.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter explores transformations between the elegy and a poetic discourse of the elegiac in the mid-eighteenth century. The notion that the dead elicit our sympathy can be found in Adam Smith ... More


The Gothic and Death

Carol Margaret Davison (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781784992699
eISBN:
9781526124050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992699.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The gothic and death is the first ever published study to investigate how the multifarious strands of the Gothic and the concepts of death, dying, mourning, and memorialization – what the Editor ... More


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