Gothic critical quotes

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The genre is about _____ and __________
The genre is about excess and exaggeration
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Figures arising from our...
psychological past
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Concerned with uncertainities of...
character positioning and instabilities of knowledge
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The gothic was ______
The gothic was chaotic
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It's settings are still overcharged with a...
fearsome and brooding atmosphere
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Kidd: About transgression, overstepping boundaries and...
entering a realm of the unknown
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Botting: Gothic narratives never escape...
the concerns of their own times
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Botting: Emphasis placed on expelling...
threatening figures of darkness and evil
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Botting: Giving free reign to...
selfish ambitions and sexual desires
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Botting: (Gothic protagonist is) Usually male, outcast, part...
victim, part villain
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Punter: They police the boundaries...
of the human
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psychological past

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Figures arising from our...

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character positioning and instabilities of knowledge

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The gothic was chaotic

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Card 5

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fearsome and brooding atmosphere

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