|Hughes, William / Punter, David / Smith, Andrew (eds.)|
The Encyclopedia of the Gothic
Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature
1. Edition December 2012
2012. 908 Pages, 2 Volumes, Hardcover
- Handbook/Reference Book -
ISBN 978-1-4051-8290-4 - John Wiley & Sons
The Encyclopedia of the Gothic features a series of newly-commissioned essays from experts in Gothic studies that cover all aspects of the Gothic as it is currently taught and researched, along with the development of the genre and its impact on contemporary culture. Comprises over 200 newly commissioned entries written by a stellar cast of over 130 experts in the field, and arranged in A-Z format across two fully cross-referenced volumes, this encyclopedia represents the definitive reference guide to all aspects of the Gothic. While providing comprehensive coverage of relevant authors, national traditions, critical developments, and notable texts that define, shape, and inform the genre, it extends beyond a purely literary analysis to explore Gothic elements of film, music, drama, art, and architecture.