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The Resource The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture, Timothy Jones

The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture, Timothy Jones

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The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture
Title
The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Gothic and the Carnivalesque in American Culture explores the ways in which supposedly horrible fictions are understood by their audiences as naughtily delightful, tracing this reading tradition through American narrative culture
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1975-
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Jones, Timothy
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gothic literary studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American
  • Carnival in literature
  • Carnivals in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Carnival in literature
  • Carnivals in literature
  • Gothic fiction (Literary genre), American
Label
The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture, Timothy Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Ballyhoo -- Theory, practice and Gothic carnival -- 'The delight of its horror' : Edgar Allan Poe's carnivals and the nineteenth-century American Gothic -- Weird tales and pulp subjunctivity -- Ray Bradbury and the October aura -- 'Hello, again, you little monsters!' : hosted horrors of the 1950s and 1960s -- Stephen King, affect and the real limits of Gothic practice -- Every day is Halloween : goth and the Gothic -- Conclusion : waiting for the Great Pumpkin
Control code
ocn907676482
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783162307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt17wx79t
  • 5e11f9bb-047b-4744-b262-1ce6971aa9f6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907676482
Label
The Gothic and the carnivalesque in American culture, Timothy Jones
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Ballyhoo -- Theory, practice and Gothic carnival -- 'The delight of its horror' : Edgar Allan Poe's carnivals and the nineteenth-century American Gothic -- Weird tales and pulp subjunctivity -- Ray Bradbury and the October aura -- 'Hello, again, you little monsters!' : hosted horrors of the 1950s and 1960s -- Stephen King, affect and the real limits of Gothic practice -- Every day is Halloween : goth and the Gothic -- Conclusion : waiting for the Great Pumpkin
Control code
ocn907676482
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783162307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt17wx79t
  • 5e11f9bb-047b-4744-b262-1ce6971aa9f6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907676482

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