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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However I read ‘Reading the Vampire’ as research for an academic essay and proposal, so I felt this lacked a certain ‘unique selling point’ in terms o Some good insights in the first few chapters with regards to Dracula.

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Skip to main content. You must be logged in to Tag Records. BookOnline – Google Books. 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 discourse in academic circles.


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We also catch up on the rise of undead cinema at this point. Johanna rated it liked it Aug 08, To ask other readers questions about Reading the Vampireplease sign up. Reading the Vampire Popular Fictions Series. Routledge; 1 edition December 11, Language: This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

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Reading this today, you think there’s a big chapter missing on the current angst-riddled americian teenager love affair with the vampire with things like Sarah Michelle Gellar Buffy and Twilight. Request this item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card. For discussions of the aesthetic in Dorian Gray, see H. It is a shame, however, that most modern vampire fictions have lost potency and become quite silly, or are aimed at a teen market.


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