Horror and religion : new literary approaches to theology, race and sexuality (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Horror and religion : new literary approaches to theology, race and sexuality

Author: Eleanor Beal; Jonathan Greenaway
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2019.
Series: Horror studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Horror and Religion is an edited collection of essays offering structured discussions of spiritual and theological conflicts in Horror, from the late-sixteenth to the twenty-first century.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eleanor Beal; Jonathan Greenaway
ISBN: 1786834405 9781786834409
OCLC Number: 1190579407
Description: 1 vol. (X-222 p.) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Introduction 1. 'Headlong into an Immense Abyss': Horror and Calvinism in Scotland and the United States - Neil Syme2. The Blood is the Life: An Exploration of the Vampire's Jewish Shadow - Mary Going3. Decadent Horror Fiction and Fin-de-Siecle Neo-Thomism - Zoe Lehmann Imfeld4. 'Let the Queer One in': The Performance of the Holy, Innocent and Monstrous Body in Vampire Fiction - Rachel Mann5. More or Less Human, or Less is More Humane?: Monsters, Cyborgs and Technological (Ex)tensions of Edenic Bodies - Scott Midson6. Horror and the Death of God - Simon Marsden7. Aboriginal Ghosts, Sacred Cannibals and the Pagan Christ: Consuming the Past as Salvation in Wilson Harris's Jonestown - Eleanor Beal8. Reconfiguring Gothic Anti-Catholicism: Faith and Folk-Horror in the Work of Andrew Michael Hurley - Jonathan Greenaway9. 'Deliver Us from Evil': David Mitchell, Repetition and Redemption - Andrew TateBibliography Index
Series Title: Horror studies.
Responsibility: edited by Eleanor Beal and Jonathan Greenaway.

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