Get this from a library! Reading the vampire. [Ken Gelder] — Gelder examines the vampire in its various film and narrative manifestations. [StudyNet] and Ken Gelder’s, ‘Vampires in Greece: Byron and Polidori’, in Reading the Vampire, pp. as a starting point. Week 2 Workshop: ‘The Vampire. Reading the Vampire examines the creature in all its various manifestations and cultural meanings. Ken Gelder investigates vampire narratives in literature and.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Sarah rated it really liked it Jul 05, This week we look at the appeal of paranormal romance and teenage sexuality in vampire literature. The novel we look at this week casts Wilde in the role of vampire while art itself is the vampiric province of a master race.

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Johanna rated it liked it Aug 08, Dover,pp. Preview — Reading the Vampire by Ken Gelder. Read more Read less. Gelfer 30, Mikael Cerbing rated it liked it Shelves: Jorien rated it it was ok Jul 03, If you like to read vampire fiction for just a laugh and wanted to delve a little deeper then this is probably a good start as it’s quite general and easy to read.


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Dorian Gray and Dracula are two of the most famous fictional characters ever conceived; vamoire we explore vampire motifs and Wildean aesthetics in order to tease out the connections between the novels and their authors. Mikee Delony rated it really liked it Jan 01, Some good insights in the first few chapters with regards to Dracula.

Popular Fictions Series Paperback: See also Jean and John L. Diciamo che ogni capitolo avrebbe meritato un readinh a parte. But I still really enjoyed it. Share your thoughts with other customers. Sep 10, Vitani Days rated it really liked it Shelves: Ben rated it really liked it Jul 08, Showing of 2 reviews.

Atom, ; extracts from the sex scenes in Breaking Dawn London: English Choose a language for shopping. But the authors wish to use freudian interpetations of a lot of topics pulled it down one star for me. Dean rated it it was amazing Apr 27, London ; New York: Gflder it is interesting to a point, but I wouldn’t say it was the definitive guide. Vampires of the Nineteenth-Century Stage, pp.

Remember me on this computer. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Obviously, Dracula takes up the most space, and the chapter on vampires and cinema is really good, but this is most of all a book to give you an overview of the vampire ekn in academic circles.


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You can view this on the NLA website. See what’s rezding added to the collection in the current 1 2 3 4 5 6 weeks months years. Because if this is supposed to be about the developement of the popular idea of the vampire over time, surely these things should be included. And there’s all that wealth of folklore.

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