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The Resource The Dark descent : essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape, edited by Tony Magistrale ; foreword by Joseph A. Citro

The Dark descent : essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape, edited by Tony Magistrale ; foreword by Joseph A. Citro

Label
The Dark descent : essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape
Title
The Dark descent
Title remainder
essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tony Magistrale ; foreword by Joseph A. Citro
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3561.I483
LC item number
Z629 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Magistrale, Tony
Series statement
Contributions to the study of science fiction and fantasy
Series volume
no. 48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Stephen
  • Horror tales, American
Label
The Dark descent : essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape, edited by Tony Magistrale ; foreword by Joseph A. Citro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Defining Stephen King's horrorscape: an introduction / Tony Magistrale. -- The masks of the goddess: the unfolding of the female archetype in Stephen King's Carrie / Greg Weller. -- Partners in the Danse: women in Stephen King's fiction / Mary Pharr. -- Complex, archetype, and primal fear: King's use of fairy tales in the Shining / Ronald T. Curran. -- The three Genres of the Stand / Edwin F. Casebeer. -- Some ways of reading the Dead Zone / Michael N. Stanton. -- Fear and pity: tragic horror in King's Pet Sematary / Leonard Mustazza. -- The mythic journey in "the Body" / Arthur W. Biddle. -- "Everybody pays...even for things they didn't do": Stephen King's pay-out in the Bachman novels / James F. Smith
  • Science, politics, and the epic imagination: The Talisman / Tony Magistrale. -- A clockwork evil: guilt and coincidence in "The monkey" / Gene Doty. -- Playing the heavy: weight, appetite, and embodiment in three novels by Stephen King / Bernadette Lynn Bosky. -- Riddle game: Stephen King's metafictive dialogue / Jeanne Campbell Reesman. -- Stephen King reading William Faulkner: memory, desire, and time in the making of It / Mary Jane Dickerson. -- "The face of Mr. Flip": homophobia in the horror of Stephen King / Douglas Keesey. -- Reading, writing and interpreting: Stephen King's Misery / Lauri Berkenkamp
Control code
ocm24545964
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 227 p.
Isbn
9780313272974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91036705
System control number
(Sirsi) 53809
Label
The Dark descent : essays defining Stephen King's horrorscape, edited by Tony Magistrale ; foreword by Joseph A. Citro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Defining Stephen King's horrorscape: an introduction / Tony Magistrale. -- The masks of the goddess: the unfolding of the female archetype in Stephen King's Carrie / Greg Weller. -- Partners in the Danse: women in Stephen King's fiction / Mary Pharr. -- Complex, archetype, and primal fear: King's use of fairy tales in the Shining / Ronald T. Curran. -- The three Genres of the Stand / Edwin F. Casebeer. -- Some ways of reading the Dead Zone / Michael N. Stanton. -- Fear and pity: tragic horror in King's Pet Sematary / Leonard Mustazza. -- The mythic journey in "the Body" / Arthur W. Biddle. -- "Everybody pays...even for things they didn't do": Stephen King's pay-out in the Bachman novels / James F. Smith
  • Science, politics, and the epic imagination: The Talisman / Tony Magistrale. -- A clockwork evil: guilt and coincidence in "The monkey" / Gene Doty. -- Playing the heavy: weight, appetite, and embodiment in three novels by Stephen King / Bernadette Lynn Bosky. -- Riddle game: Stephen King's metafictive dialogue / Jeanne Campbell Reesman. -- Stephen King reading William Faulkner: memory, desire, and time in the making of It / Mary Jane Dickerson. -- "The face of Mr. Flip": homophobia in the horror of Stephen King / Douglas Keesey. -- Reading, writing and interpreting: Stephen King's Misery / Lauri Berkenkamp
Control code
ocm24545964
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 227 p.
Isbn
9780313272974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91036705
System control number
(Sirsi) 53809

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