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By Matthew J. A. Green

the 1st book-length examine to deal with Moore's importance to the Gothic, this quantity can be 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 right here determine the Gothic culture as might be the main major cultural context for figuring out Moore's paintings, delivering certain perception into its wider social and political dimensions in addition to addressing key theoretical concerns in Gothic reviews, Comics reports 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 variation. The foreign record of individuals comprises major researchers within the box and the stories awarded right here improve the knowledge of Moore's works whereas whilst exploring the ways that those serve to boost a broader appreciation of Gothic aesthetics.

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