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Vampire in the Text
Language: un
Pages: 287
Authors: Jean Fisher
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Turner A&r Press

"Resisting orthodox interpretative discourse, this collection of writings by Jean Fisher traces the author's journey through the political and intellectual turbulence of the past twenty years and its impact on both artistic practice and the writing of art. Through her close study of Anglo/Irish and US/Native American colonial and contemporary
The Evolution of the Vampire in Adolescent Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Gael Elyse Grossman
Categories: Electronic dissertations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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The Vampire in Folklore, History, Literature, Film and Television
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Gael Elyse Grossman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-18 - Publisher: McFarland

This comprehensive bibliography covers writings about vampires and related creatures from the 19th century to the present. More than 6,000 entries document the vampire’s penetration of Western culture, from scholarly discourse, to popular culture, politics and cook books. Sections by topic list works covering various aspects, including general sources, folklore
Metamorphoses of the Vampire in Literature and Film
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Erik Butler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Camden House

The first study to propose a unifying logic underlying the many and varied representations of the vampire in literature and culture.
The Vampire in Contemporary Popular Literature
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Lorna Piatti-Farnell
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Prominent examples from contemporary vampire literature expose a desire to re-evaluate and re-work the long-standing, folkloristic interpretation of the vampire as the immortal undead. This book explores the "new vampire" as a literary trope, offering a comprehensive critical analysis of vampires in contemporary popular literature and demonstrating how they engage