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The horror reader, edited by Ken Gelder

Label
The horror reader
Title
The horror reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ken Gelder
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study brings together writings on this controversial genre, spanning the history of horror in literature and film. It discusses texts from the United States, Europe, the Caribbean and Hong Kong
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN3435
  • PN3435
LC item number
  • .H69 2000
  • .H69 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gelder, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror films
  • Horror tales
Label
The horror reader, edited by Ken Gelder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [379]-399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Phantasmagoria and the metaphorics of modern reverie
  • (extract)
  • Terry Castle
  • Part 2: Horror and psychoanalysis.
  • Vampires, breast-feeding, and anxiety
  • (extract)
  • Joan Copjec
  • Kristeva, femininity, abjection
  • Barbara Creed
  • 'In his bold gaze my ruin is writ large'
  • Introduction : the field of horror
  • (extract)
  • Slavoj Žižek
  • Part 3: Monstrosities.
  • Introduction to monstrous imagination
  • Marie-Heléne Huet
  • Freaks
  • Mary Russo
  • The serial killer as a type of person
  • (extract)
  • Mark Seltzer
  • Ken Gelder
  • Part 4: Many Frankensteins.
  • Production and reproduction : the case of Frankenstein
  • (extract)
  • Paul O'Flynn
  • Here comes the bride : wedding gender and race in Bride of Frankenstein
  • (extract)
  • Elizabeth Young
  • Part 5: Reading the king vampire.
  • Dialectic of fear
  • (extract)
  • Part 1: The fantastic.
  • Franco Moretti
  • The occidental tourist : Dracula and the anxiety of reverse colonization
  • (extract)
  • Stephen D. Arata
  • Vampiric typewriting : Dracula and its media
  • (extract)
  • Jennifer Wicke
  • Part 6: Queer horror.
  • Dr Jekyll's closet
  • (extract)
  • Definition of the fantastic
  • Elaine Showalter
  • Tracking the vampire
  • (extract)
  • Sue-Ellen Case
  • Female spectator, lesbian specter : The Haunting
  • (extract)
  • Patricia White
  • Part 7: Ethnic monsters.
  • Vampires in Greece
  • (extract)
  • Tzvetan Todorov
  • Ken Gelder
  • King Kong and the monster in ethnographic cinema
  • (extract)
  • Fatimah Tobing Rony
  • Part 8: American gothic.
  • Introduction to American horrors
  • (extract)
  • Gregory A. Waller
  • Introduction to American gothic
  • (extract)
  • 1848: the assault on reason
  • Teresa A. Goddu
  • Part 9: Reading splatter/slasher cinema.
  • Horrality : the textuality of contemporary horror films
  • Philip Brophy
  • The terror of pleasure : the contemporary horror film and postmodern theory
  • Tania Modleski
  • Her body, himself
  • (extract)
  • Carol J. Clover
  • Part 10: Lowbrow/low-budget horror.
  • (extract)
  • Fans' notes : the horror film fanzine
  • David Sanjek
  • A
  • (sadistic) night at the Opera : notes on the Italian horror film
  • Leon Hunt
  • Revenge of The leech woman : on the dread of aging in a low-budget horror film
  • Vivian Sobchack
  • Part 11: New regional horror.
  • Ghost stories, bone flutes, cannibal countermemory
  • Graham Huggan
  • José B. Monleon
  • Preposterous Hong Kong horror : Rouge's (be)hindsight and a (sodomitical) Chinese ghost story
  • Audrey Yue
Control code
980099087412
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 414 p
Isbn
9780415213561
Lccn
lc99087412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
The horror reader, edited by Ken Gelder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [379]-399) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Phantasmagoria and the metaphorics of modern reverie
  • (extract)
  • Terry Castle
  • Part 2: Horror and psychoanalysis.
  • Vampires, breast-feeding, and anxiety
  • (extract)
  • Joan Copjec
  • Kristeva, femininity, abjection
  • Barbara Creed
  • 'In his bold gaze my ruin is writ large'
  • Introduction : the field of horror
  • (extract)
  • Slavoj Žižek
  • Part 3: Monstrosities.
  • Introduction to monstrous imagination
  • Marie-Heléne Huet
  • Freaks
  • Mary Russo
  • The serial killer as a type of person
  • (extract)
  • Mark Seltzer
  • Ken Gelder
  • Part 4: Many Frankensteins.
  • Production and reproduction : the case of Frankenstein
  • (extract)
  • Paul O'Flynn
  • Here comes the bride : wedding gender and race in Bride of Frankenstein
  • (extract)
  • Elizabeth Young
  • Part 5: Reading the king vampire.
  • Dialectic of fear
  • (extract)
  • Part 1: The fantastic.
  • Franco Moretti
  • The occidental tourist : Dracula and the anxiety of reverse colonization
  • (extract)
  • Stephen D. Arata
  • Vampiric typewriting : Dracula and its media
  • (extract)
  • Jennifer Wicke
  • Part 6: Queer horror.
  • Dr Jekyll's closet
  • (extract)
  • Definition of the fantastic
  • Elaine Showalter
  • Tracking the vampire
  • (extract)
  • Sue-Ellen Case
  • Female spectator, lesbian specter : The Haunting
  • (extract)
  • Patricia White
  • Part 7: Ethnic monsters.
  • Vampires in Greece
  • (extract)
  • Tzvetan Todorov
  • Ken Gelder
  • King Kong and the monster in ethnographic cinema
  • (extract)
  • Fatimah Tobing Rony
  • Part 8: American gothic.
  • Introduction to American horrors
  • (extract)
  • Gregory A. Waller
  • Introduction to American gothic
  • (extract)
  • 1848: the assault on reason
  • Teresa A. Goddu
  • Part 9: Reading splatter/slasher cinema.
  • Horrality : the textuality of contemporary horror films
  • Philip Brophy
  • The terror of pleasure : the contemporary horror film and postmodern theory
  • Tania Modleski
  • Her body, himself
  • (extract)
  • Carol J. Clover
  • Part 10: Lowbrow/low-budget horror.
  • (extract)
  • Fans' notes : the horror film fanzine
  • David Sanjek
  • A
  • (sadistic) night at the Opera : notes on the Italian horror film
  • Leon Hunt
  • Revenge of The leech woman : on the dread of aging in a low-budget horror film
  • Vivian Sobchack
  • Part 11: New regional horror.
  • Ghost stories, bone flutes, cannibal countermemory
  • Graham Huggan
  • José B. Monleon
  • Preposterous Hong Kong horror : Rouge's (be)hindsight and a (sodomitical) Chinese ghost story
  • Audrey Yue
Control code
980099087412
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 414 p
Isbn
9780415213561
Lccn
lc99087412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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