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Horror, Michael Stuprich, book editor

Label
Horror
Title
Horror
Statement of responsibility
Michael Stuprich, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of essays on horror writing, providing an overview of the genre, exploring the characteristics of the gothic novel, examining three classic horror novels, and looking at the lives and works of four modern masters of horror, including H.P. Lovecraft, Stephen King, Anne Rice, and Clive Barker
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.0873809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.T3
LC item number
H67 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stuprich, Michael Charles
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press companion to literary movements and genres
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales, English
  • Horror tales, American
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Horror fiction
  • Gothic revival (Literature)
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Horror tales, American
  • Horror tales, English
  • English-speaking countries
Label
Horror, Michael Stuprich, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The appeal of the unknown / H.P. Lovecraft -- Some defining elements of horror / Stephen King -- The paradox of horror by Noel Carroll -- Five characteristics of postmodern horror / Isabel Cristina Pinedo -- The Gothic novel, 1764-present / Anne Williams -- Elements of the Gothic / Linda Bayer-Berenbaum -- The grotesque in literature / Bernard McElroy -- The Gothic tradition in American literature / Joyce Carol Oates -- Poe and the Gothic / Clark Griffith -- Biographical contexts for Frankenstein / Wendy Lesser -- Death and birth in Frankenstein / Ellen Moers -- Analyzing Dracula's enduring popularity / James B. Twitchell -- Dracula's antifeminism / Bram Dijkstra -- Identity and repression in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Mark Jancovich -- Tensions and anxieties in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Susan J. Wolfson and Barry V. Qualls -- H.P. Lovecraft's life and work / Robert Block -- Stephen King's "art of darkness" / Douglas E. Winter -- The novels of Anne Rice / Lynda Haas and Robert Haas -- Sex, death, and violence in the early works of Clive Barker / S.T. Joshi
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036679414
Label
Horror, Michael Stuprich, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The appeal of the unknown / H.P. Lovecraft -- Some defining elements of horror / Stephen King -- The paradox of horror by Noel Carroll -- Five characteristics of postmodern horror / Isabel Cristina Pinedo -- The Gothic novel, 1764-present / Anne Williams -- Elements of the Gothic / Linda Bayer-Berenbaum -- The grotesque in literature / Bernard McElroy -- The Gothic tradition in American literature / Joyce Carol Oates -- Poe and the Gothic / Clark Griffith -- Biographical contexts for Frankenstein / Wendy Lesser -- Death and birth in Frankenstein / Ellen Moers -- Analyzing Dracula's enduring popularity / James B. Twitchell -- Dracula's antifeminism / Bram Dijkstra -- Identity and repression in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Mark Jancovich -- Tensions and anxieties in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde / Susan J. Wolfson and Barry V. Qualls -- H.P. Lovecraft's life and work / Robert Block -- Stephen King's "art of darkness" / Douglas E. Winter -- The novels of Anne Rice / Lynda Haas and Robert Haas -- Sex, death, and violence in the early works of Clive Barker / S.T. Joshi
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036679414

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