By Matthew J. A. Green

ISBN-10: 0719085993

ISBN-13: 9780719085994

ISBN-10: 1784993638

ISBN-13: 9781784993634

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 photo novels.

The essays accrued the following establish the Gothic culture as possibly the main major cultural context for realizing Moore's paintings, delivering specified 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 model. The foreign record of members contains major researchers within the box and the reviews offered right here increase the certainty of Moore's works whereas while exploring the ways that those serve to enhance a broader appreciation of Gothic aesthetics.

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