Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism

Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism


Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism and Literary Visibilities from Byron to Bram Stoker [EPUB] ✺ Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism and Literary Visibilities from Byron to Bram Stoker ✽ David J. Jones – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk This fascinating study explores the multifarious erotic themes associated with the magic lantern shows, which proved the dominant visual medium of the West for years, and analyses how the shows influ This fascinating the Gothic PDF Ë study explores the multifarious erotic themes associated with the magic lantern shows, Sexuality and Kindle - which proved the dominant visual medium of the West foryears, and analyses how the shows and the Gothic PDF/EPUB ¼ influenced the portrayals of sexuality in major works of Gothic fiction It offers vivid, new readings of works as varied as Charlotte Br nte s Villette and Bram Stoker s Dracula, and even uses clues suggested by magic lantern references to discover the meaning of the amorous entanglement described in the last extant stanzas of Byron s Don Juan The first book length consideration of the erotic associations connected with lantern shows, Jones reinstates the lanterns importance for past generations in their visualization and expression of diverse sexualities and argues that an understanding of these influences serves fundamentally to change our reading of Gothic literature.

    Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism readings of works as varied as Charlotte Br nte s Villette and Bram Stoker s Dracula, and even uses clues suggested by magic lantern references to discover the meaning of the amorous entanglement described in the last extant stanzas of Byron s Don Juan The first book length consideration of the erotic associations connected with lantern shows, Jones reinstates the lanterns importance for past generations in their visualization and expression of diverse sexualities and argues that an understanding of these influences serves fundamentally to change our reading of Gothic literature."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 264 pages
  • Sexuality and the Gothic Magic Lantern: Desire, Eroticism and Literary Visibilities from Byron to Bram Stoker
  • David J. Jones
  • 19 October 2017
  • 113729891X

About the Author: David J. Jones

There isthan the Gothic PDF Ë one author with this nameDavid J Jones, author of the best selling Sexuality and Kindle - Gothic Machine and editor of Dracula s Precursors, lectures on the MA Literature programme at and the Gothic PDF/EPUB ¼ the Open University, UK He is also a prize winning poet and magic lanternist and has exhibited his Phantasmagoria show at the Bram Stoker International Film Festival.



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