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Author Killeen, Jarlath, 1976-

Title The emergence of Irish gothic fiction : history, origins, theories / Jarlath Killeen.

Publication Info. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014]


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Description 1 electronic resource (vii, 240 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-230) and index.
Summary This study provides a robustly theorised and thoroughly historicised account of the beginnings of Irish gothic fiction, maps the theoretical terrain covered by other critics, and puts forward a new history of the emergence of the genre in Ireland.
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Contents Introduction: Zombieland: From Gothic Ireland to Irish Gothic -- 1. Braindead: Locating the Gothic -- 2. The Creeping Unknown: Re-Making Meaning in the Gothic Novel -- 3. Mad Love: The Adventures of Miss Sophia Berkley and the Politics of Consent -- 4. The Monster Club: Monstrosity, Catholicism and Revising the (1641) Rising -- 5. Undead: Unmaking Monsters in Longsword -- Conclusion: Land of the Dead.
Introduction: Zombieland: from gothic Ireland to Irish gothic -- ch. 1. Braindead: locating the gothic -- ch. 2. The creeping unknown: re-making meaning in the gothic novel -- ch. 3. Mad love: the adventures of Miss Sophia Berkley and the politics of consent -- ch. 4. The monster club: monstrosity, catholicism and revising the (1641) rising -- ch. 5. Undead: unmaking monsters in Longsword -- Conclusion: land of the dead.
Note This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
Language English.
Subject Gothic fiction (Literary genre), English -- Ireland -- History and criticism.
Monsters in literature.
Monstres dans la littérature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Gothic & Romance.
Gothic fiction (Literary genre), English. (OCoLC)fst01745574
Irish fiction. (OCoLC)fst00978981
Monsters in literature. (OCoLC)fst01025760
Ireland. (OCoLC)fst01205427
Belgium -- Merksem. (OCoLC)fst01209497
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Textbooks. (OCoLC)fst01423863
Other Form: Print version: The emergence of Irish gothic fiction Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014] 9780748690800 (hbk.) (DLC) 2014381199
ISBN 9780748690800 hbk.
9780748690817 webready pdf
0748690816 (electronic bk.)
0748690808 (hardback)
9780748690817 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. GBVCP 86575487X
GBVCP 1030560153
GBVCP 1008661090
DEBSZ 472813625
DEBBG BV043780260
AU@ 000066975573
AU@ 000060079423
AU@ 000058146419
AU@ 000053035028
AU@ 000052921319

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