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Women and the Gothic: An Edinburgh Companion

Avril Horner and Sue Zlosnik


Women and the Gothic revitalises the long-running debate about women, the Gothic and identity. Containing fourteen original essays by established scholars and emerging critics in the field, it prioritises the concerns of woman as reader, author and critic. Recognising that since the 1970s theorisation of gender has become increasingly sophisticated and has resulted in a long interrogation of the category ‘women’, the contributors in this volume tackle the resulting conundrums in lively essays that explore Gothic works – from established classics to recent films, novels and digital games- from ... More

Keywords: Gothic, Feminist, post-feminist, women

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780748699124
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2017 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699124.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Avril Horner, editor
Kingston University

Sue Zlosnik, editor
Manchester Metropolitan University

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