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Title Popular revenants : the German gothic and its international reception, 1800-2000 / edited by Andrew Cusack and Barry Murnane
Published Rochester, NY : Camden House, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 309 pages)
Series Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)
Contents Introduction / Andrew Cusack -- Haunting (literary) history: an introduction to German gothic / Barry Murnane -- "The echo of the question, as if it had merely resounded in a tomb": the dark anthropology of the Schauerroman in Schiller's Der Geisterseher / Jurgen Barkhoff -- Blaming the other: the Schauerroman and Anglo-German cultural transfer around 1800 / Silke Arnold-de Simine -- Scott, Hoffmann, and the persistence of the gothic / Victor Sage -- Intercultural transfer in the Dublin University magazine: James Clarence Mangan and the German gothic / Andrew Cusack -- In the maelstrom of interpretation: reshaping terror and horror between 1798 and 1838: Gleich, Hoffmann, Poe / Mario Grizelj -- Popular ghosts: Heinrich Heine on German Geistesgeschichte as gothic novel / Jorg Kreienbrock -- The spirit world of art and Robert Schumann's gothic novel project: the impact of gothic literature on Schumann's writings / Monika Schmitz-Emans -- About face: E.T.A. Hoffmann, Weimar film, and the technological afterlife of gothic physiognomy / Andrew Webber -- Of rats, wolves, and men: the Pied Piper as gothic revenant and provenant in Wilhelm Raabe's Die Hamelschen Kinder / Peter Arnds -- The lady in white or the laws of the ghost in Theodor Fontane's Vor dem Sturm / Matthias Bickenbach -- On golems and ghosts: Prague as a site of gothic modernism / Barry Murnane -- "Ein gespenst geht um": Christa Wolf, Irina Liebmann, and the post-Wall gothic / Catherine Smale
Notes "With two exceptions, the essays collected in this volume have evolved from papers presented at the symposium "Popular Revenants" held at Trinity College Dublin on 4-5 September 2009"--Acknowledgments
Includes some essays translated from German
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Gothic fiction (Literary genre), English -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Gothic fiction (Literary genre), German -- Appreciation -- Congresses.
Gothic fiction (Literary genre), German -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Gothic revival (Literature) -- Congresses.
Horror films -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Horror tales -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Cusack, Andrew, 1969-
Murnane, Barry.
ISBN 1571138277 (electronic bk.)
9781571138279 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Other Titles German gothic and its international reception, 1800-2000