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Gothic Passages: Racial Ambiguity and the American Gothic Hardcover – December 4, 2002

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Gothic Passages promises to shed new light onto studies of the gothic in American literature and is a valuable contribution to current investigations of passing and racial authenticity.”—Laura Browder, author of Slippery Characters: Ethnic Impersonation and American Identities

About the Author

Justin Edwards is an assistant professor of English at the University of Copenhagen, where he teaches American and Canadian gothic literature. He is the coeditor of American Modernism across the Arts and the author of Exotic Journeys: Exploring the Erotics of U.S. Travel Literature, 1840-1930.


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 180 pages
  • Publisher: University Of Iowa Press; First Edition edition (December 4, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0877458243
  • ISBN-13: 978-0877458241
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5,971,518 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By LC on February 23, 2014
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I bought this book because the subject matter was intriguing. It's pricey, but worth getting if you have an interest in the Gothic tradition and tracing is many roots and influences. Not a large book but worth adding to your library.
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