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History of the Gothic: American Gothic (Gothic Literary Studies)

ISBN: 9780708320440
Publisher: University of Wales Press
Publication Date: 2009-09-15
Number of pages: 192
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Defining the American gothic tradition both within the context of the major movements of intellectual history over the past three-hundred years, as well as within the issues critical to American culture, this comprehensive volume covers a diverse terrain of well-known American writers, from Poe to Faulkner to Toni Morrison and Cormac McCarthy. Charles L. Crow demonstrates how the gothic provides a forum for discussing key issues of changing American culture, explores forbidden subjects, and provides a voice for the repressed and silenced.

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