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The late victorian economy of countenance in strange case of dr. Jekyll and mr. Hyde
(Papers on Language and Literature, 2018)
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The Representation of Time, Modernity and Its Prehistory in Dracula
(Studia Neophilologica, 2018)
The essay deals with the bifurcated representation of time in Dracula that is split into a modern and pre-modern time. In Stoker’s novel, the time of Western modernity and the modern nation depends on the repression of the ...
The gothic horrors of the private realm and the return to the public in john polidori's the vampyre
(Moderna Sprak, 2018)
This study of Polidori's story, The Vampyre, written at the beginning of the 19th century aims at relocating the social relevance of both the story and Gothic literature in the contentious zone between the private and ...
Spectral narration and the houses of desire in Charlotte Brontë's Villette
(College Literature, 2017)
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A critical evaluation of Heidegger’s criticism of aesthetics in ‘The Origin of the Work of Art’
(Journal of European Studies, 2017)
This paper examines and critiques Heidegger’s repudiation of aesthetics in his essay ‘The Origin of the Work of Art’ and claims that his alternative approach to artworks in the essay must be understood as a theory of ...
The comic tragedy of mere men and women: The ambiguously distracting use of laughter in The Castle Of Otranto and its prefaces
This paper attempts to analyze the curious effects of the comic scenes in The Castle of Otranto (1764) through a close reading of Walpole's famous prefaces to the novel. The comic scenes evoke an incongruous dramatic ...
Reinventing the everyday in the age of spectacle: Jean-Luc Godard's artistic and political response to modernity in his early works
(Studies in French Cinema, 2015)
Godard's films prior to 1968 are usually received as pure experimentations of style, as if these films were little more than art-historical examples of a certain kind of avant-garde cinema. The author argues instead that ...
The visual way to language and literature in Heidegger's 'Work of Art' essay
(Oxford German Studies, 2014)
In his 'Way to Language' essay, as well as in his other later work, Heidegger argues for a self-referential and non-subjective understanding of language. I argue that Heidegger sketches a different way to understanding ...
THE SUBLIMATING AND SUSPENDING USES OF MUSIC IN RADCLIFFE'S THE MYSTERIES OF UDOLPHO
(JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV PRESS, 2020)
On the Contribution of Tenniel's Illustrations to the Reading of the Alice Books
While John Tenniel's illustrations to Lewis Carroll's Alice books are nearly as famous as the books themselves, the question of whether these illustrations contribute to or compromise the effects produced by the written ...