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Gothic Contemporaries The Haunted Text by Joanne Watkiss

Gothic Contemporaries The Haunted Text


Gothic Contemporaries The Haunted Text by Joanne Watkiss

Gothic Contemporaries: The Haunted Text is the first of its kind to align selected 21st century fiction with a revised understanding of the gothic through themes such as signification, communication, ethics, inheritance and currency.

About the Author

Dr Joanne Watkiss is a Lecturer in English Literature at Leeds Metropolitan University. Her primary research interest is the interaction between Derrida's late works and the gothic in contemporary fiction.

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Publication date

28th February 2012


Joanne Watkiss

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University of Wales Press


176 pages


Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers
Literary studies: from c 1900 -



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