Alan Moore and the Gothic tradition by Matthew J. A. Green

By Matthew J. A. Green

the 1st book-length research to deal with Moore's importance to the Gothic, this quantity is additionally the 1st to supply in-depth analyses of his spoken-word performances, poetry and prose, in addition to his comics and image novels.

The essays gathered right here establish the Gothic culture as maybe the main major cultural context for figuring out Moore's paintings, supplying exact perception into its wider social and political dimensions in addition to addressing key theoretical concerns in Gothic experiences, Comics experiences and version Studies.

Scholars, scholars and basic readers alike will locate clean insights into Moore's use of horror and terror, homage and parody, plus allusion and version. The foreign record of members comprises best researchers within the box and the reports awarded the following improve the knowledge of Moore's works whereas even as exploring the ways that those serve to enhance a broader appreciation of Gothic aesthetics.

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