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Title:
Gothic : transmutations of horror in late twentieth century art
Author:
Grunenberg, Christoph.
Edition:
First MIT Press edition.
Publication Information:
Boston : Institute of Contemporary Art ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1997.
Physical Description:
219 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
General Note:
Pages numbered in reverse.

Includes brief biographies of artists.
Language:
English
Contents:
Unsolved mysteries : gothic tales from Fankenstein to the hair eating doll / Christoph Grunenberg -- Transgression and decay / Patrick McGrath -- Edifying narratives : the gothic novel, 1764-1997 / Anne Williams -- Bela Lugosi's dead and I don't feel so good either : goth and the glorification of suffering in rock music / James Hannaham -- "Like cancer in the system" : industrual Gothic, Nine Inch Nails, and videotape / Csaba Toth -- Curtains / Dennis Cooper -- Shivers / Shawn Rosenheim -- Am inconsolable darkness : the reappearance and redefinition of gothic in contemporary cinema / John Gianvito -- Reflections on the grotesque / Joyce Carol Oates.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780262071840
Format :
Book