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Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres) epub

by Gina Wisker


Horror Fiction: An Introduction (Literary Genres) epub

ISBN: 082641561X

ISBN13: 978-0826415615

Author: Gina Wisker

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: History & Criticism

Language: English

Publisher: Continuum; 1 edition (July 13, 2005)

Pages: 304 pages

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The latest in the Continuum Studies in Literary Genre series, Horror Fiction: An Introduction follows the same nine-point . This new book is aimed at the many literary courses on media and undergraduates who need a one-top introduction to both the film and fiction of the horror genre.

The latest in the Continuum Studies in Literary Genre series, Horror Fiction: An Introduction follows the same nine-point structure as other volumes: a broad definition of essential elements of the genre, timeline of historical developments, critical concerns to keep in mind while reading, detailed readings of key texts, extensive analysis of major themes and issues, guidelines for further study, a summary o.

This is a series of introductory books about different types of writing. Horror Fiction: An Introduction Continuum Introductions to Literary Genres Series Continuum studies in literary genre Genre series Literary Genres. One strand of the series focuses on genres such asScience Fiction, Horror, Romance, and Crime, and the other focuses on movements or styles often associated with historicaland cultural al, Native American, Scottish, Irish, American Gothic. Authors covered in this volume includeWilliam Peter Blatty, Ira Levine, BramStoker, Shirley Jackson, Angela Carter,Mary Shelley, Stephen King, Anne Rice,and Washington Irving.

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Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers by inducing feelings of horror and terror

Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers by inducing feelings of horror and terror. which shocks, or even frightens the reader, or perhaps induces a feeling of repulsion or loathing". It creates an eerie and frightening atmosphere. Horror is frequently supernatural, though it might be also non-supernatural

Horror is a genre of fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers .

Horror is a genre of fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror. which shocks or even frightens the reader, or perhaps induces a feeling of repulsion or loathing". Horror is frequently supernatural, though it can be non-supernatural

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Best-selling book series of contemporary times exist in genres related to horror fiction, such as the werewolf fiction urban fantasy Kitty Norville . Gina Wisker, Horror Fiction: An Introduction. New York: Continuum, 2005.

Best-selling book series of contemporary times exist in genres related to horror fiction, such as the werewolf fiction urban fantasy Kitty Norville books by Carrie Vaughn (2005 onward). Horror elements continue to expand outside the genre. The alternate history of more traditional historical horror in Dan Simmons's 2007 novel The Terror sits on bookstore shelves next to genre mash ups such as Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2009), and historical fantasy and horror comics such as Hellblazer (1993 onward) and Mike Mignola's Hellboy (1993 onward).

Horror Fiction: An Introduction. The genre of urban gothic literature emerged in America over the first half of the nineteenth century. The Syntax of Classexplores the literary expression of the crisis of social classification that occupied . Gumshoe Gothics; Poe’s The Man of the Crowd and His Followers. public discourse in the wake of the European revolutions of 1848.

Horror fiction, horror literature and also horror fantasy is a genre of literature, which .

Horror fiction, horror literature and also horror fantasy is a genre of literature, which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, or startle its readers by inducing feelings of horror and terror. which shocks or even frightens the reader, or perhaps induces a feeling of repulsion or loathing. Horror is usually supernatural, though it can be non-supernatural.

This is a series of introductory books about different types of writing. One strand of the series focuses on genres such asScience Fiction, Horror, Romance, and Crime, and the other focuses on movements or styles often associated with historicaland cultural locations-Postcolonial, Native American, Scottish, Irish, American Gothic.Authors covered in this volume includeWilliam Peter Blatty, Ira Levine, BramStoker, Shirley Jackson, Angela Carter,Mary Shelley, Stephen King, Anne Rice,and Washington Irving.