Gothic Contemporaries

The Haunted Text

Author(s) Joanne Watkiss

Language: English

Genre(s): History

Series: Gothic Literary Studies

  • February 2012 · 176 pages ·216x138mm

  • · Hardback - 9780708324554
  • · Paperback - 9780708324561

About The Book

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(s)

Author(s): Joanne Watkiss

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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