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The Resource Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible : spectral phenomena in literature and the media, Maria Fleischhack/Elmar Schenkel (eds.)

Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible : spectral phenomena in literature and the media, Maria Fleischhack/Elmar Schenkel (eds.)

Label
Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible : spectral phenomena in literature and the media
Title
Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible
Title remainder
spectral phenomena in literature and the media
Statement of responsibility
Maria Fleischhack/Elmar Schenkel (eds.)
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of articles looks at ghost stories ranging from the Middle Ages to contemporary movies from different perspectives, both interdisciplinary and international. Spectral phenomena from Antarctic literature to Haitian Voodoo, Russian poetry to Irish novels are discussed in relation to their places in history and the media
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
809.2/51209375
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN56.S8
LC item number
G54 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fleischhack, Maria
  • Schenkel, Elmar
Series statement
Approaches to literary phantasy
Series volume
volume 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Supernatural in literature
  • Ghosts in literature
  • Ghosts in motion pictures
  • Future life in literature
  • Ghosts
  • Ghost stories
Label
Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible : spectral phenomena in literature and the media, Maria Fleischhack/Elmar Schenkel (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Ghosts -- or the (Nearly) Invisible11(2) Medieval Ghosts: the Stories of the Monk of Byland 13(12) Maik Hildebrandt Speaking of Seeing Ghosts: Visions of the Supernatural in the Tales of Catherine Crowe 25(10) Ruth Heholt The Ghost of Oscar Wilde: Fictional Representations 35(10) Eleanor Dobson Ghostly Science or Scientific Ghosts: The Fourth Spatial Dimension in Children's Literature 45(12) Kati Voigt Carl Gustav lung and the Ghosts 57(14) Claudia Richter "They only see what they wanna see': Traumatised Ghosts and Ghost Story Conventions in The Sixth Sense and The Others 71(16) Desiree Kriesch At the Hollow, there was Magic' The Language of Kim Newman's Ghost Novel 87(4) Clausdirk Pollner Neil Gaiman's Ghost Children 91(16) Dominik Becher The Ghost as a Metaphor for Memory in the Irish Literary Psyche 107(8) Julia Kunz "I Know not who these Mute Folk Are" -- Ghostly Houses in Early Twentieth Century English and American Poetry 115(10) Sophie Thiele Haunting the Wide, White Page -- Ghosts in Antarctica 125(12) Johanna Grabow The Loa as Ghosts in Haitian Vodou 137(10) Julia Pfeifer From Cultural Ghosts to Literary Ghosts -- Humanisation of Chinese Ghosts in Chinese Zhiguai 147(14) Minwen Huang Mystic Motifs in Silver Age Poetry and Prose 161 Vera Shamina
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653059625
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv2rrwf9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn959274425
  • (OCoLC)959274425
Label
Ghosts -- or the (nearly) invisible : spectral phenomena in literature and the media, Maria Fleischhack/Elmar Schenkel (eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Ghosts -- or the (Nearly) Invisible11(2) Medieval Ghosts: the Stories of the Monk of Byland 13(12) Maik Hildebrandt Speaking of Seeing Ghosts: Visions of the Supernatural in the Tales of Catherine Crowe 25(10) Ruth Heholt The Ghost of Oscar Wilde: Fictional Representations 35(10) Eleanor Dobson Ghostly Science or Scientific Ghosts: The Fourth Spatial Dimension in Children's Literature 45(12) Kati Voigt Carl Gustav lung and the Ghosts 57(14) Claudia Richter "They only see what they wanna see': Traumatised Ghosts and Ghost Story Conventions in The Sixth Sense and The Others 71(16) Desiree Kriesch At the Hollow, there was Magic' The Language of Kim Newman's Ghost Novel 87(4) Clausdirk Pollner Neil Gaiman's Ghost Children 91(16) Dominik Becher The Ghost as a Metaphor for Memory in the Irish Literary Psyche 107(8) Julia Kunz "I Know not who these Mute Folk Are" -- Ghostly Houses in Early Twentieth Century English and American Poetry 115(10) Sophie Thiele Haunting the Wide, White Page -- Ghosts in Antarctica 125(12) Johanna Grabow The Loa as Ghosts in Haitian Vodou 137(10) Julia Pfeifer From Cultural Ghosts to Literary Ghosts -- Humanisation of Chinese Ghosts in Chinese Zhiguai 147(14) Minwen Huang Mystic Motifs in Silver Age Poetry and Prose 161 Vera Shamina
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653059625
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv2rrwf9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn959274425
  • (OCoLC)959274425

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