112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

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Gothic Returns: The Familiar in Contemporary American Gothic

Presiding Officer: 
Chad Luck, California State University, San Bernardino

From hauntings, to the uncanny, to dark nostalgia, the contemporary American Gothic has been closely linked to the return of the once familiar. This panel explores the nature of such “gothic returns,” considering the ways in which the genre itself relies on a complex retrospective dynamic.

Closed (not accepting submissions)
Topic Type: 
Special Session