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Gothic Modernisms

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This is the first full-length exploration of the relationship between Gothic fiction and Modernism in fiction and film. The Gothic's fascination with images of the fragmented self is echoed in the Modernist concern with the psyche and the paranoia of the everyday. The contributors explore how the Gothic influences arange of writers including James Joyce, D. H. Lawrence, Vi ...more
Hardcover, 246 pages
Published July 6th 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published May 4th 2001)
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Only read the two fascinating essays focusing on Djuna Barnes's Nightwood, but would like to return at some point to read the chapters on Woolf, Metropolis, Sunset Blvd., etc.
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Professor of English Studies, Head of English and Modern Languages and Co-Director of the Research Centre for Literature, Arts, and Science at the University of Glamorgan.

"My research interests are in Gothic literature, literature and science, nineteenth century literature, and critical theory. I have published widely in these areas and have given conference papers on related topics in the UK and
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