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By Donna Heiland

Gothic novels inform terrifying tales of patriarchal societies that thrive at the oppression or perhaps outright sacrifice of girls and others. Donna Heiland's Gothic and Gender bargains a traditionally knowledgeable theoretical creation to key gothic narratives from a feminist perspective.The publication concentrates totally on fiction from the 1760s in the course of the 1840s, exploring the paintings of Horace Walpole, Clara Reeve, Sophia Lee, Matthew Lewis, Charlotte Dacre, Charles Maturin, Ann Radcliffe, William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley, John Polidori, James Malcolm Rymer, Emily Bronte, Charlotte Bronte, Charlotte Smith, and Charles Brockden Brown. the ultimate bankruptcy seems at modern fiction and its relation to the gothic, together with an exploration
Year: 2008 variation: 1 Language: English Pages: 232

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