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Writing horror and the body : the fiction of Stephen King, Clive Barker, and Anne Rice

Author: Linda Badley
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.
Series: Contributions to the study of popular culture, no. 51.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this sequel to Film, Horror, and the Body Fantastic, Badley examines horror fiction as a fantastic genre in which images of the body and the self are articulated and modified. Badley places horror fiction in its cultural context, drawing important connections to theories of gender and sexuality. As our culture places increasing importance on body image, horror fiction has provided a language for imagining the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Badley, Linda.
Writing horror and the body.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
(DLC) 95038665
(OCoLC)33132565
Named Person: Stephen King; Clive Barker; Anne Rice; Stephen King; Clive Barker; Anne Rice; Clive Barker; Stephen King; Anne Rice
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Badley
ISBN: 9780313367786 0313367787
OCLC Number: 562521746
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 183 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Ch. 1. Flesh Made Word --
Ch. 2. The Sin Eater: Orality, Postliteracy, and the Early Stephen King --
Ch. 3. Stephen King Viewing the Body --
Ch. 4. Clive Barker Writing (from) the Body --
Ch. 5. Transfigured Vampires: Anne Rice.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of popular culture, no. 51.
Responsibility: Linda Badley.

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