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Gothic kinship

Agnes Andeweg and Sue Zlosnik


Although the preoccupation of Gothic storytelling with the family has often been observed, it invites a more systematic exploration. Gothic Kinship brings together case studies of Gothic kinship ties in film and literature and offers a synthesis and theoretical exploration of the different appearances of the Gothic family. The volume explores the cultural mediation of the shifting relations of kinship and power in gothic fictionfrom the eighteenth century up to the present day. Writers discussed include early British Gothic writers such as Eleanor Sleath and Louisa Sidney Stanhope as well as a ... More

Keywords: Gothic, Family, Blood ties, 18th-21st c, Film, Literature

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Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780719088605
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2015 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719088605.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Agnes Andeweg, editor

Sue Zlosnik, editor

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