The biology of horror : Gothic literature and film / Jack Morgan.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Morgan, Jack, 1939-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2002.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
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  • Introduction: "The Body Is His Book"
  • 1.
  • Mortal Coils: The Comic-Horror Double Helix
  • 2.
  • Muse of Horror: Traditions of Dreadful Imagining
  • 3.
  • Macabre Aesthetics
  • 4.
  • Anxiety of Organism
  • 5.
  • Acquaintance with the Night: America and the Muse of Horror
  • 6.
  • Dark Carnival: The Esoterics of Celebration
  • 7.
  • Languishment: The Wounded Hero
  • 8.
  • Sinister Loci: The Properties of Terror
  • 9.
  • Apotropaion and the Hideous Obscure
  • 10.
  • Soul at Zero: Dark Epiphanies.