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The Female Gothic

New Directions

  • Diana Wallace
  • Andrew Smith

About this book

Introduction

This rich and varied collection of essays makes a timely contribution to critical debates about the Female Gothic, a popular but contested area of literary studies. The contributors revisit key Gothic themes - gender, race, the body, monstrosity, metaphor, motherhood and nationality - to open up new critical directions.

Keywords

fiction gender novel women

Editors and affiliations

  • Diana Wallace
    • 1
  • Andrew Smith
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GlamorganUK

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